“We may define a philosophical question as one on which any position you take is open to insuperable objections.”
- Allen Wood, Kantian Ethics (Cambridge University Press, 2008), p. 141.


4 Responses to “Qotd”

  1. ben wolfson Says:

    Allen is awesome.

  2. ben wolfson Says:

    It would read better as “any position on which you take”, though.

  3. Paul Gowder Says:

    He is mos def the most quotable faculty member at Stanford.

  4. Daniel Says:

    That is excellent.

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