Re: Object-oriented thinking in SQL context?
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2009 02:39:43 -0700 (PDT)
> Actually whether one likes it or not, even the most cold-hearted and
> steely-eyed rationalist eventually has to just believe things.
> trick is to keep beliefs to a minimum. Some of my beliefs include
> believing that the rules of first-order predicate logic can never fail,
> and that those rules are the same everywhere in the universe always. I
> have a few more, and so do you (and Bob) if you look deep. (None of
> this is to defend any claim that Bob "believes" some particular thing.)
In math, the process of formulating basic beliefs, that are reasonable to either admit or observe, is called axiom formulations.
Received on Sat Jun 20 2009 - 11:39:43 CEST