David Hume

That David Hume, he wrote a book,
 So I thought I would take a look:
 Then all my time it did consume -
 He wrote a book, that David Hume

 To write his tome, he had no cause, 
For skeptical of cause he was: 
No he, no self, was there at home,
 He had no … Continue reading "David Hume"

His New Skepticism

He was taught not to believe in things he couldn’t see or touch Things that had a history of being used to justify atrocities He was shown that it was not wise to fall prey to peer pressure And accept unproven nonsense as sacred dogma Could he really any longer believe in some abstract entity That was … Continue reading "His New Skepticism"