January 29th, 2002, 10:53 AM
Butterfly or Emperor?
I read in a book by George RR Martin this little snipette ;
"A butterfly dreaming it was an emperor,
wondering if it were an emperor dreaming it were a butterfly".
January 29th, 2002, 01:04 PM
Mystery written on a slip of paper:
"The statement on the other side is TRUE.
on the opposite side it said:
"The statement on the other side is FALSE.
I came in to the world with nothing. I still have most of it.
January 29th, 2002, 02:42 PM
Yep, thats another one Rcgreen.
Anyone else got any similar to these?
Come to that, what do you call these sort of sayings?
January 29th, 2002, 11:36 PM
They're called paradoxes.
I am a liar.