The term “emergence” has become popular among scientists to describe the seemingly inexplicable leaps that occur in the evolutionary process when greater complexity bursts from lesser complexity. Billions years ago, biological life emerged from dead matter, and somewhere 200000 years ago, mind emerged and revealed by the first signs of culture among our primitive ancestors.
I’ve seen many people go from unhappiness to happiness, confusion to clarity. I’ve seen people find confidence in a reality, which fills a hole in their soul and relieves their existential angst.
I’m speaking about the actual emergence of a more complex human being.