“How is someone supposed to be skeptical about their ideas, yet have the full confidence to commit to them?”
The Voice Inside Your Head
There’s a voice inside your head. It’s always talking. You hear it.
Autonomy?…Are you the main character?…Predictable Life…Want Autonomy…Orders…Hierarchies…Voluntary everything…
We’re always going somewhere…
A simple version of abstractions:
Atoms -> Molecules -> Cells -> Trees -> Forests
You want to be able to think(process) in multiple levels of abstractions.
Yet It May Still Be False
…yet it may still be false.
People sometimes act rationally;
People rarely think rational;
People don’t meta-reason, at all.
We don’t think clearly…Clear thinkers are functionally more intelligent…What clear thinking looks like.
What’s fair?…Justice is the middle ground…Injustice leads to conflict…Justice is moral sentiment across society.
Complete Free Will
True free will is ownership.