As the last line in the book, proposition 7 has no supplementary propositions. It ends the book with a rather elegant and stirring proposition: “What we cannot speak of we must pass over in silence.” (In German: “Wovon man nicht sprechen kann, darüber muß man schweigen.”) The Ogden translation renders it: “Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.”
Both the first and the final proposition have acquired something of a proverbial quality in German, employed as aphorisms independently of discussion of Wittgenstein.
<actually, this should probably be somewhere else -- it’s an interesting illustration of silence. Or John Cage’s 4′33, without the timings>
http://www.amazon.com/Introducing-Wittgenstein-New-Icon/dp/1840466413 - a graphical introduction
I’ve read an earlier edition several times.
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