intuitive truth

See: principle
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Most wanderers in harried modern life feel the intuitive truth and pull of his thesis, but actually doing it seems elusive.
The Type E Woman is pop psychology, but it rings distant bells of intuitive truth.
The intuitive truths of mathematics need not be certainties any more than ordinary empirical observations must be incorrigible to be confidently used by scientists.
The relation for Godel between a general theory (such as the axioms of set theory) and individual intuitive truths is one of reflective equilibrium, to use a notion introduced by Goodman and made famous by Rawls.
Should the intuitive truths be 'novel', or can they be already known?