Tag Archives: spirituality

Selfless Conundrum: Nonsensical Altruism

As we all know, quite a bit of emphasis is placed on the difference between the values of “selflessness” and “selfishness.” One almost gets the impression that everybody blindly accepts as supreme truth that some actions are “selfish” while others … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Compelling Questions 3

***Is prototransmutation really possible or not?  If it is, what does this mean?  If not, what does that mean? ***According to (my non-professional understanding of) theoretical physics, time is basically just an additional dimension—the fourth dimension—with some subtle alterations in … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Questions & Hypotheticals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Punishment & Consequence

In my opinion, punishment is one of the most misguided and depraved of human notions. The iniquity comes not as much from the act of punishment itself as from the entire principle behind it: the intention to proliferate suffering as … Continue reading

Posted in People, Philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Potentiality

When speaking of possible versus impossible, one needs to remember that “possible” and “impossible” are semantic constructions; they are contrived human thought forms that do not have any basis or even any meaning outside of human meaning. That is not … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Limits and Fallacies of Perception

I once wrote these words: “The only world that we ever live in is our mental world, one could argue. The real world is not good and is not bad. It is irrelevant, I guess. All that matters is the … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments