A Quote by Lewis Thomas on choice, life, mistakes, and thought
Mistakes are at the very base of human thought, embedded there, feeding the structure like root nodules. If we were not provided with the knack for being wrong, we could never get anything useful done. We think our way along by choosing between right and wrong alternatives, and the wrong choices have to be made as often as the right ones. We get along in life this way.
Source: The Medusa and the Snail
Contributed by: Zaady