I Admire David Hume

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    I just turned 12 when I came across the word

    Atheism and so I started asking questions about it , however other discouraged me to inquire in this. The moment I had an encounter with Hume my whole attitude changed through life,;it made me more interested in cognitive science and philosophy. After I read "dialogues...
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    Jun 19, 2014

    It was Hume who pointed out

    that you can never prove the link between cause and effect.You can only see it afterwards.Yet if we lived as if there was no link between cause and effect, we would go mad. That to me is a deep justification of faith- assuming things are as they seem to be.
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