Truth is the only stable organizational principle.
It is the equivalent of “nature” in the realm of ideas, in so far as “nature” can be defined as what selects for survival and reproduction of biological entities.
The truth is what can be arrived at by differed peoples across time and space, and that does not change according to the beliefs of the preceptor.
“But matter itself is directly affected by measurement at the quantum level!”
Indeed, but isn’t that statement itself an expression of conclusions based on repeatable, measurable phenomena? Isn’t our understanding of quantum mechanics still contingent on Truth, even if only as a measure of contrast?
We are disinclined to place importance on objective truth to the exact degree that such a value system would erode our current mode of existence.
The Truth is destructive of all that does not adhere to it. Perhaps a healthy fear of tyranny is…
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