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Is it possible to have an entirely original thought?

The other day I tested this by trying to think of a colour that didn't already exist, I came up with combinations of colours but I could not come up with an entirely original colour. This made me think that we are restricted to what we know to some degree, no matter how open minded we may think ourselves to be.

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    Mar 8 2013: Yes, you can when you attain "Enlightenment". The color palette has a range and we see within that range. You cannot name a color which you haven't seen/thought so let's stay with the world because there are millions of color combinations...

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