In 1961, a novel written by Robert Heinlein called Stranger in a Strange Land was published. It is about a man being born on Mars and raised by Martians and coming to Earth for the first time. 297 more words
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Cosmic Humility is the acceptance of ourselves and the whole of humankind existing utterly without cosmic significance or purpose. To become humble in the cosmic sense, is to relieve one’s self from the duty of searching for something that is not there. 424 more words
…via Prager U:
Always rely on your own individual judgement, not the judgement of a collective.
The mob CAN be wrong, and sometimes there’s not much of a mob at all. 335 more words
My girlfriend and I have been on two opposite sides of something very important. Something I needed her support on, something I needed her to get behind, because somehow I had convinced myself that if she could just get behind it, if she could just tell me that she was okay with it then somehow I would be okay with it too. 603 more words