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Luis Javier López Arredondo

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Where do thoughts come from?

Where do thoughts come from?
A thought active connections in the brain or vice versa?
If I control my thoughts, do I control my brain connections?
Consciously I do not control my brain... Are my thoughts random emanating of pure subconscious?
Do I really control my thoughts?

Topics: mind philosophy
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    Nov 11 2012: Speak the word 'cat' in your mind. Think it out 'internally loud'. You controlled your brain connections if you 'heard' it.

    Imagine a 'cat' in front of your 'inner eye'. You controlled your brain connections when you 'saw' it.

    Now, have a good 'idea'. Something really 'brilliant' which has not been around before. You controlled your brain connections if you 'got' one and maybe it is worth sharing... :o)

    There are parts in our brains in which we can control our thoughts, which are probably just the tip of the iceberg.

    The rest of the brain is not directly accessible and therefore not controllable by our consciousness yet it is self-propelled in its activity.
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      Nov 11 2012: I thought 'cat' because you told me so. So you control my brain.

      I wrote this question that made you write this answer. You thought 'cat' because of me. I control your brain.

      No one would have thought in cat if we have never met here....

      I would like to find an answer further than "me".

      Then, the question could be... who is me?
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        Nov 11 2012: .
        'I thought 'cat' because you told me so. So you control my brain.'
        That's why we have to be careful of other people!

        'You thought 'cat' because of me. I control your brain.'
        No. I choose to answer and take a look at my 'icon'.

        'No one would have thought in cat if we have never met here....'
        This, we don't know. Many things are on 'minds' somewhere.

        'I would like to find an answer further than "me".'
        In principle, answers about you will be transferable to most others.

        'Then, the question could be... who is me?'
        Yes, but you probably have thought about this before my cat... :o)

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