[ExI] The Manifesto of Italian Transhumanists
jef at jefallbright.net
Fri Feb 29 20:47:59 UTC 2008
On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 12:34 PM, Samantha Atkins <sjatkins at mac.com> wrote:
> On Feb 29, 2008, at 11:16 AM, Jef Allbright wrote:
> > But the cultural difference is that these are more generally
> > identified with child-like narrow self-interest, while greatness
> > and wisdom are widely associated with identification (and
> > corresponding action) within a context broader than the individual.
> I don't believe that true rational self-interest is at all narrow or
> child-like. Nor do I believe that the context has to be collective
> to be wise.
Cool. Neither do I.
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