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by madera23
Sat Jun 14, 2014 4:58 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics in Society
Replies: 26
Views: 4865

Re: Ethics in Society

madera23 wrote:
WanderingLands wrote:
madera wrote: That quote was not intended for you.
Then why was it in response to me?
Don,t take it personal, I was referring to the book.
I found the article by rick lewis. It was not a book. My error.
louise
by madera23
Sat Jun 14, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics in Society
Replies: 26
Views: 4865

Re: Ethics in Society

[quIte="WanderingLands"]
madera23 wrote: Don,t take it personal, I was referring to the book.
I did not know that a book was being mentioned.[/quote]

it was posted several days ago. I dont remember the article . If I come across it again, I will reply..
I have a very short memory.
louise
by madera23
Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:41 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Is Judging Islamic Culture Possible?
Replies: 23
Views: 5052

Re: Is Judging Islamic Culture Possible?

... I agree whole heartedly. Do you also agree that this applies to Christianity as well? Can you expand on that thought A_uk! Like, what might also apply to Christianity, as well? yes I do. Creating a religion out of CHristianjty is brain washing. Did Christ create a religion? NO, IT IS MAN MADE. ...
by madera23
Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics in Society
Replies: 26
Views: 4865

Re: Ethics in Society

"It is good to have behaved children, but it's bad to exhort force on them and to indoctrinate them to believe anything instead of thinking for them selves. "QUOTE If children spoke their minds there would be less mental illness in The world. It is being taught a child to suppress that causes them ...
by madera23
Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:15 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics in Society
Replies: 26
Views: 4865

Re: Ethics in Society

WanderingLands wrote:
madera wrote: That quote was not intended for you.
Then why was it in response to me?
Don,t take it personal, I was referring to the book.
by madera23
Fri Jun 13, 2014 6:11 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics in Society
Replies: 26
Views: 4865

Re: Ethics in Society

No, it becomes our problem when they live amongst us, they don't magically keep all their thoughts and behaviour to themselves. Alright, so what shall we do with these 'thinking individuals' then, Hex? We'r talking aobut 2 things here. I try to advocate civil behaviour, and renouce the instigation ...
by madera23
Fri Jun 13, 2014 1:28 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?
Replies: 30
Views: 4908

Re: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?

It doesn't matter how I put things into context, you will never understand. You ask people about their jobs because you love to judge a book by it's cover and miss seeing the depth of their souls. They say " you can't judge a book by it's cover", but, its really very simple. Have you ever self obse...
by madera23
Thu Jun 12, 2014 3:44 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?
Replies: 30
Views: 4908

Re: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?

Who reads? That is the way the intellectuals learn. When one is still, knowing flows.. The knower knows what we need, in HIs time, not ours. "Be still and know that I am God, not you.". psalms Christians just don't get it. They study words, but lack the Holy Spirit. Very fancy words again, but how ...
by madera23
Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?
Replies: 30
Views: 4908

Re: Are There ‘Other’ Ways of Knowing?

Knowing means nothing if the person does not change In stature, including a complete change emotionaly and spiritualy and a mind free of stress and all anxiety,., all other ways of knowing are deceptive.,
ps
And morally.
by madera23
Wed Jun 11, 2014 5:17 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Bible by Various
Replies: 10
Views: 2182

Re: The Bible by Various

That is a demonic statement....
by madera23
Mon Jun 09, 2014 7:00 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Boredom Incentive
Replies: 3
Views: 913

Re: Boredom Incentive

The Voice of Time wrote:Is boredom a kind of necessary punishment to encourage creation?
You must have been bored out of your mind to come up with such a boring question. LOL
by madera23
Mon Jun 09, 2014 6:53 am
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Will Our Self-Loathing Lead to a Spiritual Experience?
Replies: 5
Views: 2081

Re: Will Our Self-Loathing Lead to a Spiritual Experience?

. .................................................. http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-ik3kUfNvHtM/TZL4_jwp_TI/AAAAAAAADfU/0BjWTfHuOu8/s1600/PillsHead.jpg either way, its called judging which is a sin for that is playing God who is judge. We love ourselves to the point of idolatry; but we also intensely di...
by madera23
Mon Jun 09, 2014 3:27 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Misconceiving Truth
Replies: 205
Views: 27931

Re: Misconceiving Truth

Truth about oneself is what many disregard and yet it is the most important truth one can see about oneself in order to overcome the fallen self that are the cause of most problem in life. Pascal once said that many suffer needlessly because they can't sit still. If they could, most of their proble...
by madera23
Sun Jun 08, 2014 7:29 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: You wouldn't hurt a fly, but would you help one?
Replies: 21
Views: 4717

Re: You wouldn't hurt a fly, but would you help one?

Hammock wrote: I've reflexively helped more insects out of water containers they fell into (etc circumstances) than I'd care to remember. I dont kill flies, spiders, ants, if they are in the house I catch them and take them outside. When I visit the pet store, to buy for my various dogs, cats, bird...