Gut Instinct Quotes (2 quotes)
[Gut instinct is more important than expertise.] Muscle memory isn't very helpful when you're charting new territory.
[Public cynicism towards professional expertise is] entirely wrong, and its the road back to the cave. The way we got out of the caves and into modern civilisation is through the process of understanding and thinking. Those things were not done by gut instinct. Being an expert does not mean that you are someone with a vested interest in something; it means you spend your life studying something. Youre not necessarily rightbut youre more likely to be right than someone whos not spent their life studying it.