Darwinian materialism suggests that the impulse toward artistic creation is merely the human songbird attracting a mate.
Krauss of all people is now lecturing us about the importance of…decency, goodness, honesty, honor, and purity.
Says Dr. Berlinski, “The happiness was extra — as it so often is.”
It’s helpful, as with his Third Way, to begin with a metaphor, in order to get an intuitive feel for the proof.
These abstract concepts don’t derive from the material world, yet we feel impoverished without them; they’re foundations of a life worth living.