04 July 2013

Back to basics

I started this blog as a repository for quotations and entertaining facts. Now I'm returning to first principles.

From CAM magazine, Issue 69, page 12. Becky Allen: "Secret Cambridge: Ladders to Heaven."

... the grave of the most famous person of all buried there [Ascension Parish Burial Ground, off Huntingdon Road], Ludwig Wittgenstein, has simply his name and dates and nothing more because he famously said that you should not utter more than you can verify.


  1. Sorry to say that the article contains three substantive errors, for which the corrections will appear in CAM 71.

  2. NO corrections have subsequently appeared in CAM 71.