The enlightment

Covid makes it again painfully visible. So many people have simple opinions about complex issues. Everyone has the right to have an opinion. But the question is: can’t we be more thoughtful and respectful when discussing matters? You can’t actually blame the people who are using the left scale. They are actually completely right, according to their norms. And that’s what makes arguing with them an impossible quest. it wouldn’t be such a problem if it wouldn’t impact democracies. The fact that we accept it is why radicalism can win, and can be judged as being completely right.
#judgement #radicalopinions #opinions

Corona: a blog from a Belgian that was naive 3 weeks ago

Many people are currently facing pain, or will face pain in the near future. You can interpret pain here as physical pain (sickness due to the Corona virus), emotional pain (e.g. losing a beloved one due to the Corona virus, or worrying about it), economic pain (your business or job being impacted by the Corona virus), etc etc. Continue reading “Corona: a blog from a Belgian that was naive 3 weeks ago”

Weekly quote #5: Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. – Theodore Roosevelt

Continue reading “Weekly quote #5: Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat”

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