Explain or Explore

What does it mean to explain?

Whether it's outside yourself ("This is how it works") or within yourself ("This is what I believe/think/feel"), an explanation deals with certaintyTo explain is to find something through knowledge.  Explanations can only go in one direction, i.e. "Let me explain that to you."

On the other hand.............

What does it mean to explore?

Whether it's outside yourself ("How does this work?"), or within yourself ("What do I really believe/think/feel?", an exploration deals with uncertainty. To explore is to seek something through curiosity. Explorations can go in many directions, i.e. "Let's explore that together."

Explain less.   Explore more.

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