Monday, 10 April 2017

Groupthink vs Intelligence

Intelligent people think, unintelligent people have allegiances

In this short video, Stefan Molyneux explains how intelligence works and why unintelligent people tend to be overconfident while intelligent people have self-doubt. This is because intelligence and knowledge lead to humility, i.e. the more you know, learn and understand the more you realise how much you don't know and understand.

Allegiances are an easy substitute for thinking for those who fear an autonomous existence, which is sadly the case for many people who have been through the western mass education system.

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