Words matter. Connotations matter too.

Until we understand the difference, truth gets lost.

Here’s the problem. Truth matters, but it isn’t as easy to determine as we would like. In my lifetime, philosophers began to explore the ways in which the gradations of a concept manifest themselves, creating paradoxes and contradictions which can only be resolved when we step back from one widely accepted (and most likely correct) paradigm and embrace another, possibly revolutionary one.

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