No one can see me, everyone hears me, I converse with you eternally. I speak every language, I make all the new ones, nothing but death surpasses me. I am the mastermind of criminals, as well as the heroes, I know all things anything has discovered. I don't take form, I only exist, and if you ask me, I only give you your best guess. Who or what am I?

  • $\begingroup$ Should that "anything" be "anyone"? Is it a clue? $\endgroup$ Commented Jun 5, 2016 at 20:22
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    $\begingroup$ As long as it's living. $\endgroup$
    – パズル
    Commented Jun 5, 2016 at 20:26

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Conscience is an internal voice, so everyone hears, but noone sees. As everyone has one, all languages are represented. Death kills the inner voice.

No there yet:

"I know all things anything has discovered" - not sure about that one.

  • $\begingroup$ Originally, it was "thought", though conscience works just the same. With your answer, conscience, conscience discovers, and thus "knows" what you discover. I may have to make changes in the way I asked my question, well done. $\endgroup$
    – パズル
    Commented Jun 5, 2016 at 20:39

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