Wisdom in the Age of Information

“We live in a world awash with information, but we seem to face a growing scarcity of wisdom. And what’s worse, we confuse the two. We believe that having access to more information produces more knowledge, which results in more wisdom. But, if anything, the opposite is true — more and more information without the proper context and interpretation only muddles our understanding of the world rather than enriching it.”

https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/09/09/wisdom-in-the-age-of-information/

Posted on February 10, 2018, in Communication, Culture, Education, Information, Interdependence, Language, Senses. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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