January 12th, 2005

Autumnfox mischief

I believe!

Not a meme, just something I was thinking of today. Feel free to suggest more to the list, or suggest alternatives.

I believe...
  • ... relationships take a lot of time and effort.
  • ... companionship is more important than sex.
  • ... what happens between consenting adults in private is no one's business.
  • ... people are selfish, but that doesn't necessarily have to be negative.
  • ... God, if He/She exists, doesn't mind if we believed in Him/Her or not.
  • ... harming someone intentionally is the only real sin.
  • ... there is hope for the world.
  • ... a certain level of skepticism is important, as well as an open mind.
  • ... in telling the truth when asked something directly.
  • ... if you don't have anything good to say about someone, don't say anything at all.
  • ... we often see what we want to see.
  • ... one person can make a difference.
  • ... we are often our own worst enemy.
  • ... we hurt ourselves more often that others hurt us.
  • ... we worry too much.
  • ... we expect too much.
  • ... depression isn't permanent.
  • ... there is always a way out.
  • ... suicide is not the answer.
  • ... true friends are rare and beautiful things.
  • ... happiness takes time and effort.
  • ... nothing worth doing is ever easy.
  • ... it is important to give both friends and strangers in need a helping hand.
  • ... the scientific method is extremely important in figuring out the world around us.
  • ... religion and science serve two different purposes and probably should remain disparate.
  • ... in freedom of religion, so long as that practice harms none.
  • ... separation of church and state is important, but should never infringe upon an individual's choices regarding themselves.
  • ... in freedom of speech, but also that we should be mindful of the words we say.
  • ... that we often really don't know those we judge.
  • ... people should know the difference between hating someone's views, and hating the person themself.
  • ... everyone serves a purpose, if only as compost.
  • ... we often go to extremes.
  • ... patience is a virtue.
  • ... we all get sad.
  • ... we all get angry.
  • ... we all have bad days.
  • ... things often aren't as bad as we think they are.
  • ... banning books is a horrible thing.
  • ... junk food tastes so good because it's bad for you.
  • ... kittens are cute.
  • ... there are people who love me.
  • ... there will be a tomorrow.
  • ... in you.
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