The Darmok & Jalad at Tanagra meme may give us a clue as to the usefulness of macro images in evolving towards telepathic communication.
If intelligence requires that we question everything, then we must also question intelligence itself.
The eight circuit model of consciousness proposed by Timothy Leary and championed by Robert Anton Wilson is fraught with issues, even as an analogy.
Introducing a perceptual filter for thinking about reality without absolutes; and a call for a new basis of investigation of phenomena based on experience.
A consequence of being a language using species is the tendency towards abstraction, for better or for worse.