Human creativity exceeds the mechanisms it invents, and is required even for their intelligent direction…. If we try to flee from our human condition into the computer we only meet ourselves there. The Illusion of Technique: A Search for Meaning in a Technological Civilization (Doubleday: New York, 1978)
While it is in the nature of men endowed with imagination to share, the inferior always hide behind copyrights. Copyrights, and statutory laws by extension, are the only means by which inferior men may defend themselves from natural born creators.