Argument, belief and fact

It’s common for people to criticize the beliefs of others
It’s common for people to ignore their own beliefs while criticizing belief
In this arena we could say, “There are facts and there are beliefs”
People that are interested in facts will find facts
Believers will argue over them…
Watch for the argument, we see it in others, do we see it in ourselves, this building up argument?

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Ideologies and institutional thinking

We can conceive of, conceptualize, anything we want to… I counsel to keep in mind that as soon as we do, it’s there, a permanent part of our thinking, it has become an idea… ideas are what ideals and ideologies are made of. The building up of ideologies and institutional thinking doesn’t necessarily happen… but it happens

The want for magic

I’d say the want for magic is a natural reaction to certain social environments. It’s no different than the want for the Savior, or the rescuing hero. I’d like to see a world of people on farms and small communities spread out across the globe, connected to each other physically with a magnetic rail system, or any sane system of living… I’d like to see what would happen if there were nothing awful to escape