Difference between revisions of "Costs of rationality"

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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/j/the_costs_of_rationality/ The Costs of Rationality] by [[Robin Hanson]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/j/the_costs_of_rationality/ The Costs of Rationality] by [[Robin Hanson]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/aq/how_much_thought/ How Much Thought] by [[jimrandomh]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/aq/how_much_thought/ How Much Thought] by [[jimrandomh]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/dg/theism_wednesday_and_not_being_adopted/ Theism, Wednesday, and Not Being Adopted] by [[Alicorn]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/i3/making_beliefs_pay_rent_in_anticipated_experiences/ Making Beliefs Pay Rent (in Anticipated Experiences)] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/i3/making_beliefs_pay_rent_in_anticipated_experiences/ Making Beliefs Pay Rent (in Anticipated Experiences)] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
  

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Becoming more rational can only guarantee one thing: what you believe will include more of the truth. Knowing that truth might help you achieve your goals or the truth may cause you to become a pariah. Be sure that you really want to know the truth before you commit to finding it, otherwise you may flinch from it.

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