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- Title: At the Gates: Lecture VIII: Good and Evil. Individual Karmic Questions.
- creatures such as the saurians and water-tortoises, which were really
- Title: Warmth Course: Lecture I
- you the problem of Achilles and the tortoise, a problem I have often
- we have the tortoise (s), who has a start on Achilles. Let us take
- the moment when Achilles gets to the point marked 1. The tortoise is
- every point covered by the tortoise, the tortoise will always be a
- problem all right, but Achilles would soon catch the tortoise. The
- same path as the tortoise and the tortoise is ahead, he will never
- catch the tortoise. Although people would say this is absurd,
- Achilles will soon catch the tortoise. And in doing this you uproot
- never catch the tortoise. And why not? Because when we apply our
- follows the tortoise that he passes through each point that the
- tortoise passes through. Ideally this is so; in reality he does
- nothing of the kind. His stride is greater than that of the tortoise.
- He does not pass through each point of the path of the tortoise. We
- whether Achilles can catch the tortoise, you may indeed begin by
- tortoise and can never catch it. This may be strictly
- demonstrated. Then you can make an experiment. You place the tortoise
- tortoise is soon caught.
- reasoning about Achilles and the tortoise. It is simply not as it is
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