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affirm

Confirm, ratify, positively acknowledge as correct. One may affirm a statement in an affidavit.Witnesses may affirm that all testimony to be given will be true and accurate.

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The proposition which enunciates and founds all certainty in Descartes is affirmable even if the Philosopher is asleep and dreaming forever.
But, paradoxically, situations do not exist now outside texts and are not affirmable beyond them.
Hence, to a person who is in love in an unrestricted fashion, the value of the universe, in spite of all its limitations and perversions, is something affirmable for reasons beyond finite human formulation.