Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Just a thought

Perhaps what we call free will is how intelligence attempts to deal with chance. In all other life forms chance is an intruder that has its own way, whereas in humans, we have the potential to direct chance with free will.

1 comment:

Lifewish said...

My guess: free will is just what it feels like to be a (more-or-less) deterministic brain.