▼Quest for Ultimate Meaning in Life Series▼
be told later on that YOU misunderstood the terms of the transaction and that your
money was nonrefundable? A Security Deposit incident perhaps? And how did that
make you feel? Being on the receiving end of others' word games and disingenuous
as pedlars of words. Human beings are wired to expect, and indeed, depend, on a
a high degree of predictability, order, coherence and culture just to get by. And
that is why regardless how good the phrase, “It's all relative” sounds, normal
rational human beings begin to feel cheated, disillusioned and increasingly
empty in an increasingly secular age like ours in which many have been
and therefore “no hope.” Adolf Hitler's famous plan to “raise”,
as he himself put it, “a generation of young people devoid of
a conscience, imperious, relentless and cruel”, didn't quite
end well. Did it? Show me a man's worldview, and I'll
tell you how much evil or destruction he's capable
of if given the power to do whatever he wants.
Somebody once barked on 1 of my Marriage
in China series declaring that “we are all
just animals with a brain.” Seemingly
harmless & googleable phrase until
you stop and consider its moral
implications. I've seen people
comment on/“like” others'
post and quickly disown
their previous moral
stance, just to be
in the in-crowd.
What do you
? ? ? ?
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