Few persons care to study logic…

October 14, 2010

“Few persons care to study logic, because everybody conceives himself to be proficient enough in the art of reasoning already. But I observe that this satisfaction is limited to one’s own ratiocination, and does not extend to that of other men.”
–   Peirce, “The Fixation of Belief”, Popular Science Monthly 12 (November 1877), pp. 1-15.


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