"If you spent most of your life, feeling confused and contradicted, what do you think would be the long term effect?" Insanity is one option, however, the favoured one has to be silence. That’s right, if, whenever you’ve given an opinion of fact - or otherwise - and you’ve found yourself contradicted, eventually, you’ll simply [...]
"Imagine being in the company of a work colleague who constantly criticises someone else you work with" Every morning all you hear is negatives and criticism over and over again. The effect of this, over time, is very interesting. You actually start to have the same negative thoughts about a colleague, you barely ever see, [...]
"It seems clear to me, and many others, that little girls and boys are adept at getting what they need. Food, warmth, shelter and above all, attention. All of this adds up to love" Children are dependent on those who care for them. They surely soon come to understand this, to the degree, they will [...]
Even though this is made out of a material (steel) that will last way beyond the time I have left here on planet earth, it was the cheapest! Work that one out.
Ambiguity, fuzziness, uncertainty and grey areas have the effect of leaving us uncertain and confused. Man, in a confused state, is weak.