Muhal Richard Abrams
Individualism should be respected, because information is not in one place. The universe, or the architect of what we know, life, human life, whatever that architect is, whatever one — however one may want to characterize it, it’s all fit to make us all individuals for many reasons. But one very important reason is that the information was not put in one place. So, we can teach ourselves, and we can also observe other individuals to get the other pieces of the puzzle that can be applied and used in our own particular focus. You know what I mean?