Did Intuition make the 'theory of Relativity', or did Reason make it?
"We know nothing at all. All our knowledge is but the knowledge of schoolchildren. The real nature of things we shall never know." - Albert Einstein
"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift."
- Albert Einstein
I believe, a long way indeed. A baby knows intuitively - or genetically - not to crawl across glass with a drop beneath it. We all seem to have an intuitive fear of snakes and spiders. This must be a link between genetic programming and the brain/mind. How far it goes, or can go, we are not aware. A lot more work needs doing on intuition and instinct. It seems mankind's abilities are well behind many animals as far as this is concerned.
by Rad Man2 years ago
I read something a while back about how intuition evolved to get us out of dangerous situation and that if you are using it for anything else you are more likely wrong. I then noticed people in these forums say that...
by Holle Abee5 years ago
http://www.bigquestionsonline.com/colum … 80%99s-godI thought what he said to the Besso family was very interesting - and it was said near the end of Einstein's life.
by Alexander A. Villarasa17 months ago
In a detailed hubPages essay titled : "Comfort theories of religion" , the author Thomas Swan flatly stated that belief in God (as are religious beliefs) is counterintuitive. In a...
by Rishad I Habib6 years ago
...if this being is omnipotent, then every occurrence, including every human action, every human thought, and every human feeling and aspiration is also His work; how is it possible to think of holding men responsible...
by Castlepaloma5 years ago
Please understand Its not my interest to debate, to down or be against anyone or belong to any group. I'm a fearless, loving and respect all people. Here is just a thought.Christian upside is they run much of the world....
by Alexander A. Villarasa15 months ago
As engines go, nothing could compare to the power of imagination and intuition in rapidly progressing the trajectory of man's existence and persistence. Albert Einstein himself said the following: (1)...
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