He was a will-o'-the-wisp
, more of a concept than a man.
Like computer-based artificial intelligence, it may turn out to be a will-o'-the-wisp
, at least as currently conceived.
Life is a will-o'-the-wisp
, a fortunate escape, grinding hardship for an evanescent reward--what avails, if terror retains the upper hand?
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on her way to San Francisco, perchance, with that flower in her hair?
It seems in the realm of probability that he was searching for a will-o'-the-wisp
while claiming to seek something else.
The non-well-foundedness he points to is, for Dummett, the flaw in Frege's execution of an inspired scheme, one that promised a noncircular warrant for accepting the core infinite ontologies of arithmetic and analysis; for Boolos, the non-well-foundedness is just what higher-order logic is like, and the ambition just mentioned a patent will-o'-the-wisp
. (As emerges from comparison with Thiel's paper, the difference can equally well be viewed as one regarding impredicativity.
Unlike Grandin and Goldman, they are still unaware that it was their historical duty to pay the price that civilians always pay for irregular warfare, as sitting-duck surrogates for will-o'-the-wisp
Precisely because they seem so in line with Christ's crucial admonition, "Go and sell what thou hast and give to the poor and come follow me," these erratic religious communities point up the will-o'-the-wisp
quality of the search which, since the first human scratched her or his head in wonder, has been all over the lot.
It, I suspect, is doomed to be the eternal will-o'-the-wisp
of regional governance.
explained that what we were seeing is called will-o'-the-wisp
. It has other names too, like corpse candle.
But van Tilborg is not so much interested in capturing that elusive will-o'-the-wisp
as in doing justice to the character of the gospel as narrative, and biographical narrative, by employing a biographical code that focuses on the family constellation.
We can discern only the will-o'-the-wisp
glow of the Milky Way's spiral arms.
PHOTO : Dara Birnbaum, Damnation of Faust: will-o'-the-wisp
estimates of fisheries values based on vague assumptions, and/or pious assertions that it is not possible to place a price tag on "priceless" fishery values, are not conducive to attracting longrange backing from decision makers in either industry or government.