Locality 65 (Jacksonville, Florida) Throw away the ladder
"My propositions serve as elucidations in the following way: anyone who understands them eventually recognizes them as nonsensical, when he has used them -- as steps -- to climb up beyond them. (He must, so to speak, throw away the ladder after he has climbed up it.)"
Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico Philosophicus, 1921.
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