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Civilization now depends on self-deception

Civilization now depends on self-deception Civilization now depends on self-deception
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#Self-perception

My message to you is this: pretend that you have free will. It’s essential that you behave as if your decisions matter, even though you know they don’t.

The reality isn’t important: what’s important is your belief, and believing the lie is the only way to avoid a waking coma.

Civilization now depends on self-deception.

Perhaps it always has.

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