Friday, October 28, 2016

info, knowledge and wisdom

With the Internet, the cost of information has gone way down. But if your theories and worldview are crap, then your inferences will probably not improve. Worse, you'll hold your inferences more rigidly, with more self-righteousness, less humility, and ironically, more ignorance.

Remember, information is not necessarily knowledge-- and it's certainly not equivalent to wisdom.


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