Posted: Jul 18, 2020 12:58 pm
by aufbahrung
Fallible wrote:The role of ‘choice and willpower’ is not as important as you possibly think. Choice is rarely free, willpower is a short term band aid, not a solution.

Perhaps, then all it takes not to eat a cheeseburger is not to eat the cheeseburger. Actual choice in the real world is plenty straightforward. Willpower might be a unnecessary adjunct to that only added in to amplify the premise? My bad poetry side.