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Day: October 28, 2022

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October 28, 2022

Thanks to Alissa Simon, HMU Tutor, for today’s post.

Fortunately for us, David Hume wrote a lot of his thoughts down in his book A Treatise on Human Nature. Yet it might not have been so. At the end of Book I, Hume admits, in lengthy detail, that he doubts himself, his work and his ideas. I find this reassuring for the rest of us who question our ideas as well.

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