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Wed 6 Jun, 2007 09:27 am - It seems people are in agreement, the main issue here is linguistic. While all actions are self-motivated, to most, selfish actions are perceived as having a negative impact on others. If someone... (view)
Wed 11 Apr, 2007 03:13 pm - [QUOTE]I recall a bit of wisdom which stated,that there is no such thing as large or small but only by comparison.This comparison is also necessary I think in drawing or coming to the conclusion of... (view)
Sat 7 Apr, 2007 01:18 pm - I believe so. Since things are always in flux, the change from moment to moment is too small to become apparent, and it seems that adopting the perception that thinks are static allows one to... (view)
Tue 20 Mar, 2007 09:18 am - I've noticed that the statements that the Bible is truth are proceeded by the words "I believe", which I think is a close as one can get to saying if the Bible is truth or not.... (view)
Wed 28 Feb, 2007 08:14 am - [QUOTE]far too often have so many people suffered consequences for choices they made with good intentions, and far too often have those people reaped an unfruitful harvest.[/QUOTE] Very true. I... (view)
Tue 27 Feb, 2007 12:15 pm - [QUOTE]What is morality?[/QUOTE] Ahh, yes, that old question. I'm certain I don't have to say that one could go on for many pages about this subject, but I'll try to keep it... (view)
Mon 26 Feb, 2007 03:34 pm - I would never call anyone I don't know a coward. I was simply stating that I find the act of rejecting sex to have an element of cowardice. All of us have done something that others or... (view)
Mon 26 Feb, 2007 12:55 pm - Sex is a big deal for obvious biological reasons, it's needed to keep the species from becomming extinct. It is one of the most powerful of human instincts. In addition, we are the only... (view)
Thu 15 Feb, 2007 11:41 am - Perhaps what needs to change is the perception that selfishness is an inherently negative trait, which is of course why no one wants to think they are selfish. In the story of the man who saves the... (view)
Tue 13 Feb, 2007 04:04 pm - I tend to agree that there is a selfish component in all human action, but I wonder if it is always to root cause. With charity, people may give $5 or $10, which is likely very little expense to... (view)
 
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