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Re: Re: Re: Re: proverbs re. confidence

by salvadors (Pilgrim)
on Jan 07, 2001 at 19:11 UTC ( #50345=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Re: proverbs re. confidence
in thread proverbs re. confidence

Words are always empty and can only spark a meaning close to the one you intended with the other party.

I think you might find it quite interesting to read some Wittgenstein on this sort of thing. His writing style isn't particularly heavy (he liked to write in aphorisms), but the thought-style is!

Or you could proceed straight to some of Derrida's work on <a href=http://www.google.com/search?btnI=&q=deconstructionism">deconstructionism...

Tony
  Words are very unnecessary, they can only do harm

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