Back to Home

God & Science Forum Message

Forums: Atm · Astrophotography · Blackholes · Blackholes2 · CCD · Celestron · Domes · Education
Eyepieces · Meade · Misc. · God and Science · SETI · Software · UFO · XEphem
RSS Button

Home | Discussion Forums | God and Science | Post

Be the first pioneers to continue the Astronomy Discussions at our new Astronomy meeting place...
The Space and Astronomy Agora
Harv, Does "society" Think About Individuals?

Forum List | Follow Ups | Post Message | Back to Thread Topics | In Response To
Posted by M.W.Pearson on December 20, 2003 18:05:26 UTC

Harv wrote:...many mentally ill people would rather reject society, or at least, what society thinks about them."
This is also true of folks who are not mentally ill but don't have Anonymous Harv's stamp of approval.
Why should folks who really think
drop their opinion of themselves in favor of
opinions held by hypnotized units of a shallow consumer culture, or units of a shallow religious dictatorship, or units of a godless state tyranny?
Do you remember Knute Rockne, coach of the Notre Dame football team? I like his statement, though not a scientific finding, because it can always be found to be true IN SOME DEGREE:
"Most people, when they think they are thinking, are merely rearranging their prejudices."
What prevents you from thinking, Harv?
Warm regards,

Follow Ups:

    Login to Post
    Additional Information
    About Astronomy Net | Advertise on Astronomy Net | Contact & Comments | Privacy Policy
    Unless otherwise specified, web site content Copyright 1994-2024 John Huggins All Rights Reserved
    Forum posts are Copyright their authors as specified in the heading above the post.
    "dbHTML," "AstroGuide," "ASTRONOMY.NET" & "VA.NET"
    are trademarks of John Huggins