Unspeakable things: What can be said, let alone understood, about the unsayable? | Curio

Unspeakable things: What can be said, let alone understood, about the unsayable?

16 mins | Jan 26, 2017

When something is ineffable, it means it is beyond words, too great or extreme to be described in words. And life’s most meaningful experiences can leave us tongue-tied. Does that mean there is something called ineffable knowledge? And if there is, what can be said, let alone understood, about the unsayable, asks Silvia Jonas writing in Aeon Magazine.

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From Aeon magazine