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Mission Possible

If memory serves me correctly, I was under the impression that the opposite of fact was fiction and by definition is false? Claims on reality are what I am referring to.

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Mission Possible

There are also two kinds of truths: truth of reasoning and truths of fact. Truths of reasoning are necessary and their opposite is impossible; those of fact are contingent and their opposite is possible.

- Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716)

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Mission Possible

Inspired by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716)'s quote, "There are also two kinds of truths: truth of reasoning and truths of fact. Truths of reasoning are necessary and their opposite is impossible; those of fact are contingent and their opposite is possible.". The titled responsion is

If memory serves me correctly, I was under the impression that the opposite of fact was fiction and by definition is false? Claims on reality are what I am referring to. Within and through a metaphysics of sorts, imagined and ideal reduction, is, at times made into something more concrete, at least that's the claim. The counterfactual that the opposite of one fact is another fact is definitely possible and contains the potential action, myelinated and kinetically actualized! Tout suite I say, an order of magnitude away from the doctor's Allons-y, and that's a fact!


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