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« Reply #15 on: 15 February 2009, 02:08:29 »

I've never heard of "preservance" before - "preservation" perhaps? Or? :confused:
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« Reply #16 on: 15 February 2009, 02:16:05 »

Neither have I. Or the Oxford online dictionary. Or Merriam-Websters online...
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« Reply #17 on: 15 February 2009, 03:49:21 »

perseverance?  is this what you meant?
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« Reply #18 on: 15 February 2009, 09:12:26 »

Preservation!

Thats the one!
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« Reply #19 on: 15 February 2009, 16:50:08 »

Ok, marked for integration now!
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« Reply #20 on: 17 February 2009, 06:11:35 »

I'm late to the party here, but I have to say that I really enjoyed this. Fantasy philosophy is one of my favorite genres (if we can call it as such :P) and if I recall it's what sparkled my interest for the Santharian project in the first place (Arti's wonderful work on Ava and the likes :) ).

It's full of philosophers' "inside jokes" as well - which is great imo :))

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Korania, tragically, was disgraced and discredited after the publishing of his most famous work, ‘The Pointlessness of Our Philosophy’, wherein he referenced practically every respected philosophical concept and argued it was useless and had no bearing on anything in reality, essentially arguing that pursuing philosophical truth was an ineffectual waste of time.
Rudolf Carnap FTL if I may say so... rofl

...or another one that made me "rofl" literally (although this one goes to Arti):
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it could also be written in a more poetic form, so that you don't hear Hegel stomping around in the background talking about the "Weltgeist"
I'm still laughing at this one :D
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« Reply #21 on: 18 February 2009, 01:42:48 »

Nice to hear from you again, Smith! wave - Oh, and goodto see that Hegel still has some entertainment value nowadays! :)
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