"How can a rational being be ennobled by anything
that is not obtained by its own exertions?"
mathematical connotations of the word 'rational', which contains the word
"ratio", suggests that rational thought embodies
the rigor and certainty of mathematics.
A rational number is any number
that can be expressed as the quotient or fraction of two integers, a numerator
and a non-zero denominator.
A rational number is a real number in
that both express symbolically 'something' materially quantifiable within
this is not true with rational
thought as there is no definable 'something' that is materially
quantifiable as thought involves abstraction of
Rational thought, or reason, is elevated to a
supernatural province abstracted from
the noumenon -
abstracted, that is, from
As the faculty of reason seems
unique to human beings, human beings consider it proof of the human
ascent above nature.
"The more we rely on reason,
the farther above nature we ascend;
hence the dream of
the perfectly rational society as
the pinnacle of human development.
A 'rational' decision is one
made free from emotional attachement.
Reflection reveals that such objectivity is
impossible." - Charles Eisenstein
rational is defined as:a
of sound mind; sane
being guided by the
having or exercising the ability to reason
with or based on or using reason
associated with or requiring the use of
capable of being expressed as a quotient of
consistent with or based on reason; logical,
fractional number n/d, where n and d are integers, n is the numerator and d is
the denominator. The set of all rational numbers is usually called Q. Computers
do not usually deal with rational numbers but instead convert them to real
numbers which are represented (approximately in some cases) as floating-point
evolution of rational thoughtThere is not much evidence of
rational thought until people started building cities.
keeping of records,
systems of governance,
storage and distribution of resources show
when and how the
'rational' part of the minds of men took control.
Emotional ways of thinking and
symbolic mythological thought has
been characterized by rationalists as 'irrational' human thought but
rationalists are trapped in
Rationality does breed caution:
"For he that fights and runs away, may live
to fight another day."
emotional fervor, and
blind faith do not.
"Onward - to our noble deaths
In a world where
hostile conflicts are common and
a matter of life or death, rationality
might not be so helpful.
fearless fanatical zealot
guided by supernatural powers - be they bankster,
zombie - is a difficult opponent to
If you know your homeland as the
abode of your god you will defend it more passionately than if it is merely
the place you hang out.
undoubtedly advantageous when you have lots of information.
fragmentary and requires considerable interpolation to build up
a wide-ranging worldview, being
rational may not be as effective as
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requires no leap of faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme leader, no church
buildings and in which each and every individual is encouraged to develop a
personal relation with the Creator and Sustainer through the pursuit of the
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the human race. The international corporate cartel already controls the world
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military entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse of morals,
the elevation of self-centered behavior and the destruction of global
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the point of a gun.
American social mores and values have declined
precipitously over the last century as the corrupt international cartel has
garnered more and more power. This power rests in the ability to deceive the
populace in general through corporate media by pressing emotional buttons which
have been preprogrammed into the population through prior corporate media
psychological operations. The results have been the destruction of the family
and the destruction of social structures that do not adhere to the corrupt
international elites vision of a perfect
world. Through distraction and coercion the direction of thought of the
bulk of the population has been directed toward solutions proposed by the
corrupt international elite that further consolidates their power and which
further their purposes.
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