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used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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conclude by reasoning — especially reasoning from the general to the particular
  • It took me more than a week to deduce from the evidence around me that everything before my waking up was a dream and everything afterward was reality.
    Part 1 (96% in)
  • The "object" is an intellectual construct deduced from the qualities.
    Part 3 (32% in)
  • The very existence of subject and object themselves is deduced from the Quality event.
    Part 3 (38% in)
  • From these hypotheses he deduces a series of theorems among which it's impossible to find any contradiction, and he constructs a geometry whose faultless logic is inferior in nothing to that of the Euclidian geometry.
    Part 3 (52% in)

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