Think of some famous people you know, and some things recently publicized about them in the news. Would people care as nearly much if it were you instead of those famous people in those stories? I’m assuming you’re not famous in asking that, not anticipating many commoners would ever be reading this book, never mind celebrities.
The four ways humans have generally come up with for being able to live, or at least exist, forever:
- Rejuvenation (get younger)
- Resurrection (rise from the dead)
- Reincarnation (transformed from the dead in another form)
- Fame (remembered in history, culture, records, memories of others)
Epically fascinating stuff from the Hidden Brain podcast below that also discussed the Mortality Paradox described in yesterday’s post!