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'''Reality''' is that part of the world that doesn't go away when you stop [[Belief|believing]] in it.<!-- heh... but can we get a real definition? -->
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'''Reality''' is the set of things that exist, or are true.
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Philip K. Dick famously quipped that "Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away."
  
 
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Revision as of 16:01, 26 June 2010


Reality is the set of things that exist, or are true.

Philip K. Dick famously quipped that "Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away."

See also


v · d Philosophy
History of philosophy   Ancient Greek philosophy · Rationalism · Post Modernism · Utilitarianism · Existentialism · Objectivism · Metaphysics of quality · Secular humanism · Transhumanism
Existence   Reality · Mind-body dualism · Purpose of existence · Value of life · Solipsism
Morality and ethics   Ethics of Aristotle · Relative morality · Objective morality · Golden rule
Epistemology   Belief · Truth · Justification · A priori · A posteriori · Observation · Analysis · Synthesis · Absolute certainty · Information theory · Plato's Apology of Socrates
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