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Old 09-27-2009, 09:18 AM   #104 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by anticipation View Post
Not really, solipsism has been around since the sophists. Both Greek philosopher Gorgias and Descartes explored the idea that nothing but our minds exist.
Anticipation, maybe you should read TyrantSong's post which my own was a reply to. The way I read it, it's not about solipsism, it's about people's minds creating something which is real in an external sense, not just in your mind.

TyrantSong suggested humans might be capable of creating God. Solipsism wasn't mentioned.

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Originally Posted by toretorden
I think it's an interesting idea that things would exist outside of our minds - in the real world - because they are believed in
Does that look like I'm responding to a post about solipsism?
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