Criticism, tolerance and changing your mind

Climate Etc.

by Judith Curry

“That’s your responsibility as a person, as a human being — to constantly be updating your positions on as many things as possible. And if you don’t contradict yourself on a regular basis, then you’re not thinking.” – Malcolm Gladwell

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3 thoughts on “Criticism, tolerance and changing your mind

  1. I agree.

    Humility is a close companion of truth.

    Arrogance hides fear and uncertainty.

    Dogmatic scientists and dogmatic religionists are identical twins (frightened cowards behaving as social bullies) hiding under different cloaks of respectability.

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