Tuesday, January 26, 2021

How Do You Know?


"There are two ways to be fooled.  One is to believe what is not true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true." 

                             - Soren Kierkegaard

The question is, "are you fooled or have you been fooled?"

Do you disregard empirical evidence? 

Suspend investigation into the facts?  

Expected to believe at will without question?

Expected to hate or disrespect anyone disagreeing with your beliefs or opinions?  

The truth will always withstand doubt and scrutiny.  

The truth stands with no inconsistency.  

You should be able to question, to doubt and to investigate without hate or prejudice, blame or disrespect; and find the truth. 

The truth requires no emotion of hate or otherwise, and no manipulation of lies or otherwise to believe and stand alone.  

Do you believe in what is not true?  

Do you refuse to believe in what is true?  

How do you know unless you question and investigate (without hate and prejudice)?  

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