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130 Post author: Yvain 24 December 2010 09:26PM

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Comment author: DanielLC 08 November 2013 07:19:11AM 2 points [-]

Also, when it comes to utilitarian ethics and rationality or anything, isn't "discovering the hard way" more fruit-bearing than having to learn in schools?

In addition to what drethelin said, there's also the problem that discovering it the hard way is hard. Most people fail. That way bears no fruit at all.