We recognise 'art' in many forms - much of it created by other
species. They do not recognise it as we do.
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They're the only species who creates art.
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Wednesday, April 12, 2006 3:36 PM -0700 Dunja Seselja
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> Um, how do you mean the other kinds...?
Well, if you can have a question which may only provoke
must be other kinds of questions, right? What do they
My Eliot professor liked to remark that man is the only
being who is a
question unto himself (maybe he said "human beings," but
cringed at "humans"). The point being that for us human
existence puts our being in question. "Why? Wherefore? What
is our ultimate
So questions are very interesting. At a
minimum, I'm thinking, a question
provokes thought. What else do they