The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

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Does life make sense?

Yes.
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No.
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I don't know.
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16%
 
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Re: The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

Postby Some Guy in History » Sat Mar 18, 2017 6:06 pm

If life ever makes nonsense, then know that the truest sense has already been made and it still didn't make sense without the nonsense.
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Re: The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

Postby surreptitious57 » Sun Mar 19, 2017 6:33 pm

Questions about the meaning of life become superfluous once randomness is understood
Because statistical improbability and divine purpose tend not to be mutually compatible
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Re: The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

Postby Arminius » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:58 pm

surreptitious57 wrote:Questions about the meaning of life become superfluous once randomness is understood
Because statistical improbability and divine purpose tend not to be mutually compatible

I am afraid that that is not 100% true.

It is still a bit questionable whether "randomness is understood" and whether "statistical improbability and divine purpose tend not to be mutually compatible".
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Re: The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

Postby surreptitious57 » Mon Mar 20, 2017 3:37 am

Randomness just means where there are multiple possibilities no single
outcome can be guaranteed because not all of the variables are known
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Re: The Meaning of Life. Does life make sense?

Postby Arminius » Wed Mar 22, 2017 6:53 pm

surreptitious57 wrote:Questions about the meaning of life become superfluous once randomness is understood
Because statistical improbability and divine purpose tend not to be mutually compatible

surreptitious57 wrote:Randomness just means where there are multiple possibilities no single
outcome can be guaranteed because not all of the variables are known

That does not prove what you said before: "Questions about the meaning of life become superfluous ...."

Questions about the meaning of life do not have to, but can even become more important in that case.
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