On Jun 17, 2013, at 9:13 AM, Pam <Pamkgm@hotmail.com> wrote:
> "The words or the language, as they are written or spoken, do not seem to play any role in my mechanism of thought. The psychical entities which seem to serve as elements in thought are certain signs and more or less clear images which can be 'voluntarily' reproduced and combined. .... This combinatory play seems to be the essential feature in productive thought before there is any connection with logical construction in words or other kinds of signs which can be communicated to others". Albert Einstein in a letter to Jacques Hadamard.
Isn't there a law that relates the length of a discussion with the probability that someone will make a reference to Einstein or Hitler?