The Savage interrupted him. But isn't it natural to feel there's a God? You might as well ask if it's natural to do up one's trousers with zippers, said the Controller sarcastically. You remind me of another of those old fellows called Bradley. He defined philosophy as the finding of bad reason for what one believes by instinct. As if one believed anything by instinct! One believes things because one has been conditioned to believe them. Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons–that's philosophy. People believe in God because they've been conditioned to.
— Aldous Huxley

The primary symptom of a controller is denial, that is I can't see its symptoms in myself.
— Keith Miller

Art is fluid, and it travels. You have to let music take you where it wants to take you. You can't necessarily be the controller.
— Khalid