Wikipedia: Ontology (from onto-, from the Greekὤν, ὄντος “being; that which is”, present participle of the verb εἰμί “be”, and -λογία, -logia: science, study, theory) is the philosophical study of the nature of being, existence, or reality . The ancient Greek Philosopher Permenides (pre-Socratic philospher) was one of the first to propose an ontological characterization of the fundamental nature of reality.
Permenides asserted that reality (what is) is one, change is impossible, and existence is timeless, uniform, necessary and unchanging, and that one’s sensory faculties lead to conceptions that are false and deceitful, and he concluded that “nothing comes from nothing”.- souirce Wikipedia This philosophical school of thought is the absolute bedrock of Western Civilization. One might say, it is the seed of good old fashioned common sense that gave birth to this nation and modern civilization as a whole.
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