Sunday, June 14, 2009
On belief, and faith..

1. All the world is misshapen in marvelous and malevolent ways.But belief is the one thing that can prevail upon a man to transcend his human nature, his worldly bonds. It isn't necessary to have something to believe in. It's only necessary to believe that somewhere, there's something worthy of belief..

2. Now, the belief that there is a real world corresponding to what your senses tell you, cannot be proven. It has to be taken on faith. But a system of belief which has to train specialists to renew the believers' faith every 7 days, is inherently irresolute..
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