|When opportunity knocks on your door, answer the window, and ask for two forms of photo identification. |
Verify, then "trust."
Copyright 2016 Christopher V. DeRobertis. All rights reserved.
|Sometimes "confidence" is the conscious decision to carry on, even though the odds might be against you.|
At other times confidence is the fire of full on defiance, because you know the odds are against you.
|You won't find philosophy hiding under rocks, creeping across webs, or slithering across sand dunes, but you will find philosophy hiding, creeping, and slithering in the hearts and minds of all humankind.|
|Are things true because they "are true," or are they true because you agree with them, align with them, are predisposed to them?|
What if "the truth" is nothing more than the absence of knowledge and an all-too-green wisdom?
What if we're unwilling to ask the so-called deeper questions, because the ignorance that is our bliss, is also the sedation that keeps us from straying off the path of least resistance?
Pondering and exploring have lost step to shoulder shrugs and lumbering.