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Economists.


Economists abound in the world today and are constantly analysing, advising and speculating but how many of them have been correct and how many of those have got it correct consistently? Their problem is that economics, as it exists today, … Continue reading

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Failure.


If, despite one’s best efforts, something one attempted to achieve failed to meet one’s expectations it was not meant to succeed. Therefore, to have negative feelings about the failure is unnecessary. Simply accept it, let go and move on whilst … Continue reading

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Science and Nature.


If the city of Dhaka is in fact sinking as a result of extraction of subterranean water for human use it is another example of our mindless use of science and technology – our inventive capacity – to exploit the … Continue reading

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Opinion.


In the final analysis the only opinion of you that counts is your own, but this opinion has to be the result of wise and unemotional evaluation.

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Puzzling Mentality.


We spend billions to prolong human life beyond natural dictates, then spend ten times more searching for and implementing ways and means of solving the immense problems this creates.

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First Principles.


When considering spiritual truths always return to first principles.

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Gravity, coconuts and humans.


Gravity is a natural phenomenon and a coconut is a natural fruit which falls when mature. This is nature at work in the natural habitat of the coconut yet modern humans deem it is necessary to protect tourists, modern humans … Continue reading

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Proof.


When seeking something abstract the line of reasoning sometimes passes the point of creation and, after this point, no proof is possible because proof is only available where space and time exist. This is the stumbling block that faces scientists … Continue reading

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Logic, Reasoning and The Mind.


At some point along a line of logic and reasoning the mind boggles and at his point the mind has to be put aside to further the line of enquiry.

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Global Priorities.


If your house is on fire do you scrabble for your cash or work to put out the flames?

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