RE: Dangers of human self-modification

From: Tyler Emerson (
Date: Thu May 27 2004 - 15:36:45 MDT

Samantha wrote:
> I think many can be made wiser by even very old techniques. But it
> takes time and commitment that few are ready for. Plus the older
> techniques are buried often beneath a lot of superstition and mumbo-
> jumbo. That turns many off. I don't have a lot of hope for many to
> become wiser quickly. I do have some hope that a more positive and
> helpful set of memes can capture the minds and hearts of many.

May I ask what techniques, Samantha? Have you in mind a prescriptive
list? Particular memesets? A handbook of wisdom cultivation?


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