Two Kinds Of Truth

There are two kinds of truths: truth of reasoning and truths of fact. Truths of reasoning are necessary and their opposite is impossible; those of fact are contingent and their opposite is possible.

~ Gottfried Leibniz

2 thoughts on “Two Kinds Of Truth

  1. Hi, taking nothing away from Gottfried’s quote but another way of putting it across in mathematical terms could be
    Truth could be an axiom or a theorem where axiom would be an irrefutable fact and theorem could be a truth that can be proved.
    Thanks and much appreciated for sharing


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