Monthly Archives: January 2016

The Curious Leap of Faith

Jan 21, 2016 | | Say something

There are things we want to believe simply because an idea is attractive. It can be quite persuasive. But instead of seeing that it is impossible to fully understand an idea – which would mean having to abandon it – the mind betrays its own logic and makes a leap of faith. How an idea is […more]

The Great Seduction

Jan 5, 2016 | | Say something

An underlying belief that appears to afflict everyone in some form or another… is in the supernatural law of cause and effect… karma. Whether it is through acts of providence, or the wrath of vengeful gods, or impartial natural laws, etc… man looks to better his future by acting ‘correctly’ in the present. Even the rational man, who might not accept any of these, will still believe in his theory […more]