our thoughts create reality and we are thinking about the wrong things.

excerpt from “The Ascent of Humanity”

As a separate human realm coalesced around the technologies of fire and stone, another even more powerful technology grew alongside them—the technology of mind we call language. Consisting of symbols that are connected only arbitrarily to the objects, attributes, and processes they name, language is indeed a separate human realm, a human- created map or representation of reality.

 

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