Daniel Dennett

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When people ask me what philosophy is, I say philosophy is what you do when you don't know what the right questions are yet. Once you get the questions right, then you go answer them, and that's typically not philosophy, that's one science or another. Anywhere in life where you find that people aren't quite sure what the right questions to ask are, what they're doing, then, is philosophy.

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umvard 10 years ago
The only problem with this is that he's wrong. Which is a pretty big issue.

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