This blog is concerned with poetry, philosophy, science, and religion.
Saturday, August 27, 2016
More on Free Will
We can both control what we think and control the states of our brains by going to a movie, eating a salad, or even drinking, but we should usually choose to consume wisely, I think. If thoughts just randomly popped into our heads--if those were our only thoughts--it would be impossible to have a coherent inner monologue. This last point indicates that we choose our thoughts. But as I say, we also often choose our brain state.