Re: Spectrum of Thought( was Imagination vs Critical thought)

Robin Hanson (
Thu, 19 Jun 1997 17:46:16 -0700 (PDT)

"Natasha V. More (fka Nancie Clark)" writes:
>if we inhibit ourselves, we just might be inhibiting an idea, once
>developed, could help us in the future obtain far-reached inventions.

And if we fail to inhibit ourselves, we may shut doors we want open
to help us with future ideas. A tough game.

>The "fringe" is not really a fringe by the people who are sitting on
>the edge of the cliff. It's quite cosy there and plenty of room to
>mingle about. It looks like the fringe 'cause it might be unfamiliar,
>but its really quite ordinary.

Watch for sudden winds though :-).

Robin D. Hanson