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Klevador comments on Making Beliefs Pay Rent (in Anticipated Experiences) - Less Wrong

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Comment author: Klevador 14 April 2012 09:08:01AM *  0 points [-]

The ability to anticipate experiences is one of our maximands because we have goals that are optimally achieved with this ability. To believe that beliefs should allow us to anticipate experiences is grounded in the desire to achieve our goals.