Stupidity in the Age of Intelligent Thinking

When we know so much about how we make decisions, why do we still cross the road without looking?

Darren Matthews
Jul 4, 2020 · 4 min read

Intelligence; Thinking Fast, and Slow

Decision-Making: Ignorance of what we know or don’t know

Pause and Consciously Decide

“In the space between stimulus (what happens) and how we respond, lies our freedom to choose. Ultimately, this power to choose is what defines us as human beings. We may have limited choices, but we can always choose. We can choose our thoughts, emotions, moods, our words, our actions; we can choose our values and live by principles. It is the choice of acting or being acted upon.” ― Stephen R. Covey

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