Thinking without language?

Alan Roth alan42 at mindspring.com
Sat Nov 20 14:08:41 EST 1999


patrik bagge <patrik-b at online.no> wrote in message
news:OcAZ3.14627$1C4.140397 at news1.online.no...
> >This was novel to me, but I taught myself to visualize concepts, even
> >abstract ones--guess what--my comprehension of the world increased
with
> >practice and I suspect my measureable IQ has risen too--(it hasn't
been
> >tested recently, but one knows what things are amenable to solution
and
> >not).
> >
> >I learned to switch modes, depending on the type of problem. There is
no
> >doubt that "a picture is worth a thousand words." It is explication
for
> >others that is sometimes difficult--words are so limiting and so
slow.
>
>
> Bravo Alan, my deepest respects
> Patrik Bagge
>
> words are merely wawes, there is an ocean below...
                                  waves--I assume.         Painting a
picture in words--and abstract too.
Thanks for the image and for the regards.






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