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Undoubtedly, philosophers are in the right when they tell us that nothing is great or little otherwise than by comparison — Jonathan Swift

There does seem to be a sense in which cats have gone beyond what human intuition can understand. We shouldn’t be too surprised about that because we’re evolved to understand things that move at a medium pace at a medium scale. We can’t cope with the very tiny scale of Schrödinger’s cat or the very large scale of The Topiary Cat — Richard Dawkopjes

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