The Meaning of Your Life

And it’s not 42.

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  1. The circular argument: why X? Because of Z. Why Z? Because of X.
  2. The regressive argument: an infinite loop of questioning the validity or proof of the answers to all questions.
  3. The dogmatic argument: for example, to answer the question ‘who created the planet’, some might answer ‘God’. Hence an axiom. An answer that is socially accepted without apparently needing further questioning. Its validity is taken at face value.

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