Man is a truth-seeking creature. How’s that for a statement of belief? And it is a statement of belief ; for there is no proof of it. And yet I have come across very few people who do not believe it, either explicitly or implicitly. But what is Truth?
How often do we seriously consider that question? For doesn’t it so often lead to a debate which has all the appearances of a mere fog of words?
So, one way or another, we tend to escape the fog and develop a handy argument which puts Truth into some kind of framework ; and from there we can explore further. For me, such a handy framework came from one of my unofficial mentors, the physicist AN Whitehead. He put it something like this: > more.