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What is the single most important question that the youth of this era need to ask themselves?

The youth of today are growing up in a completely different world from their parents and grandparents. With all the technology, media, and economic problems of today, it makes me wonder about the questions that the youth should ask themselves.

What do you think is the single most important question that the youth need to ask themselves? What was a question you wish you would've asked your younger self?

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  • Sep 8 2011: Is there even a single most important question to ask?

    Sure, we still didn't answer the "why are we question".

    But often the answer to questions lies within the understanding of questions themselves. If you can't answer a question, maybe it's worthwhile to think about why you are asking it?

    What I find very usefull is to try to understand my own thoughts, by trying to figure out the ultimate consequences of them, and thus deriving the use of these thoughts from that.


    So pherhaps the answer to some important philosophical questions lies in the universal understanding of what we are. Which can probably only be answered once we are able to fully engineer a being's mind. And maybe even then our understanding might not be absolute.

    As genetics, informatics and other sciences evolve, sooner or later we will have to tear down the wall between mind and matter, I strongly believe.

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