"Faith, acts promptly and boldly on the occasion, on slender evidence."
It's comforting to choose a path that seems well-lit and predictable. But, once in a while, we seem to know with inexplicable confidence that it's time to take a risk.
Moving in faith takes a joyful heart and willingness to surrender perfectionism. Those leaps, both big and small, bring us to a new level of living, thinking and loving.
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Saturday, October 20, 2012
What is worse than ignorance, Intellectual arrogance?
Education isn't the solution to all our problems which seem
to be caused by ignorance.
When the intellectuals of society consider
themselves superior to others not as formally educated as them, it widens the
gap of the delusional duality which obviously doesn't really serve Humanity.
Humbleness is a trait of the wisdom and not everyone educated in wise.
To disagree with truth would be intellectual arrogance or
It's ridiculous how some haughty "educated"
individuals can be. I'm a little overwhelmed.
Elitism in academia is as bad as withholding food from the
poor, just because. I admit it is one reason I came out of the 'fraternity' of academics
despite being easily qualified.
There is heartlessness and ruthlessness in that
segment of society, to keep people from elevating from their circumstances and
bringing other people along.
Not only looking down upon those who aren't as formally
educated, what amuses me is how some think they're superior even amongst people
as educated as themselves. It really confused me to a "Huh what the
Some people educated or not seem to elevate themselves above
Some we forgive because they are generous and kind! And the mean ones
irritate us because it is so unnecessary!
Learn gobs and be kind to each other!
And we really don't know where everyone has been!!
Lots of these guys’ whole identities are built upon those
letters at the end of their names. Strip that away and what do they have?
Education is to expand ones options. To let you see there
more than options. To choose to be pompous and arrogant is not the best use of
education. Academic incest is not education.
The purpose of education is to enlighten. Education means
knowledge into practice not such an accumulation of it that it makes us heavy headed.
The sea of knowledge is vast and we know just a drop.
Everything serves humanity.. Humbleness and ignorance
equally... Wisdom is discovered in transcending your judgement of either.