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"I think, therefore I am" said Descartes. In that case, must we say that dumb people don't exist?
Jun 18, 2010 6:09 PM
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We people , we all exist, whether we just vegetate or add some thinking to it. However not all men exist in the sense of being responsible and aware of one's situation. Some 'are not' in that sense!
June 21, 2010
If only! lol Actually, it was said by Descartes (and philosophers always make things more difficult!)..... The meaning is something like: If someone is wondering whether or not they exist, that (the thinking) is itself proof that they do exist (because there is least an "I" that is doing the thinking). EDIT: "Meow", are you saying you believe that dumb people don't exist? 'Cause, I see dumb people every day..... They definitely exist!
June 19, 2010
yeh really sorry they exist but they give their mind open holidays.
June 22, 2010
Then, considering what you just said. WHY DO YOU EXIST?¿¿??
June 18, 2010
Do you know how Descartes died? He was in a bar, having a few drinks. The bartender said, "So, Rene - have another drink before you go?" Descartes said, "No, I think not." And disappeared.
June 24, 2010
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