Write a full-length novel? Build their own spaceship and go to the moon? Found religions and political systems?
Yes...but all of those things are predicated on this one thing that humans can do which animals can't...it's the first thing that a human ever did different from an animal historically speaking in terms of technology.
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Originally Posted by PocketFullOf
close but not quite...almost there...check the above for more clues, because some animals may be able to abstract a little bit...but this one thing humans did gave rise to technology and all the main differences we see today. It's so simple that when I read it I couldn't believe that I never knew it.
"i shut the door and in the morning
it was open
Olemn slammed his hammer and from the sparks on the metal of his anvil came the spheres of the heavens.
Sayrah blew life into the spheres and they moved. From her wheel she weaved the names of people in to mystery.
The first man to raise a fist is the man who's run out of ideas. H.G. WELLS
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool. FEYNMAN If this is monkey pee, you're on your own.SCULLY
"An upsidedown wire heart
Being sucked into a periscope
Still the mind is dull
Like you need another excuse"
… a theory is primarily a form of insight, i.e. a way of looking
at the world, and not a form of knowledge of how the world is….
.. all our different ways of thinking are to be considered as
different ways of looking at the one reality, each with some
domain in which it is clear and adequate…. - David Bohm