Great! It means you’re off the ‘danger zone’. It’s a common belief but not one everyone has it. In studying the history of modern science (late 20th century), we find many philosophers thinking about progress this way. It was only recently that we started moving away from this thinking.

But it comes as no surprise that quite a number of people still think of progress like this today.

I was once asked about the origins of the universe. So, here I am doing philosophy. Ethics | Intellectual History | Chinese Comparative Philosophy