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I Am A Moral Platonist

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    I knew everything when I was 18. I wish I knew HALF of what I thought I knew then. It seems to me that true "knowing" is realizing we don't know much at all. I have, however...
    Walkalone9000 Walkalone9000 51-55, F 5 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Where does morality come from? I submit that it is not necessary to have a god to have morality. Oftentimes, the aforementioned question is used as "proof" of a god's existence...
    scorpioman84 scorpioman84 26-30 Mar 4

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    Whenever I watch or read the news, I am struck by how often someone does something stupid and morally wrong (murder, treason, etc.) and is unabashedly proud of his/her act, as if 1...
    KnightMoves KnightMoves 46-50, M Mar 11

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    I wish others would do the same. If wasn't born transgender and autistic and then had gotten scizoaffective disease and a brain injury. I don't know if I would have put my morals...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 6

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    I've just been catching up with a dear friend. Eventually our conversation took a turn to relationship lane and everything just got so interesting. We're both single and really...
    abcdefghisabelmnopqrst abcdefghisabelmnopqrst 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    I'm proud that I'm a virgin it actually surprises so many people because I'm a cheerleader
    halston36 halston36 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    R A Salvatores books are such.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 10

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    Thanks to my creator. And jerks who hurt us all.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    It's pretty much a daily fight. The "little person" that has started parking near me that apparently works over in the next office has no idea how bad I want to start spewing out...
    Bumblelion Bumblelion 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I would rather call myself a Messianic Follower, but truthfully I cannot seem to follow. In the end, I cannot be called anything but totally morally depraved without His work in...
    sailnude sailnude 41-45, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    We have lost all sense of who we once were. We use to be a God fearing nation but not any more. We use to have leaders that we could look up to but not any more. We use to have tv...
    Jessica7777 Jessica7777 41-45, T 3 hrs ago

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    No man is better for knowing that God so loved the world of men that He gave His only begotten son to die for their redemption. In hell there are millions who know that...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 3 hrs ago

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    Ha. OK. I am going to clear the air once and for all about morals. It wont stop anyone from using the same dumb argument that god instills morals in people but hey worth a try...
    maryshouldofaborted maryshouldofaborted 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 10

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    Let's just assume, purely for the sake of argument (since it cannot be established) that a god exists. Most claims about "God" is that it is good and is also the source of morality...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 15 Responses Mar 3

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    "That is one reason "feelings" and "compassion" are two of the most often used liberal terms. "Character" is no longer a liberal word because it implies self-restraint. "Good and...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Late yesterday night, I posted a short piece on South Korea's decision to abolish their adultery laws (in order to not make this overly tedious, I will attach the original post...
    BoudoirWhispers BoudoirWhispers 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 27

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    When one becomes involved intimately with a narcissist, one becomes isolated. Cluster B personality types DON”T change. Unlike other forms of mental illness such as depression...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 1 Response Mar 4

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    Uh atheist's, don't you know that like, morals come from God? So where do you get your morals from? I mean like your telling me you think for yourself? Ha! Disgusting. I believe in...
    maryshouldofaborted maryshouldofaborted 26-30, F 21 Responses Mar 4

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    When arguing with someone in an attempt to get at an answer or an explanation, you may come across a person who makes logical fallacies. Such discussions may prove futile. You...
    maryshouldofaborted maryshouldofaborted 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 7

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    I'm new here so I figure I'll post about something I like. Taxi Driver is one of my all time favorites. When people think Scorsese they think Goodfellas and gangster flicks but...
    Shadowplay703 Shadowplay703 31-35, M Mar 10

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    The words are coming I feel terrible Is it typical for us to act like this Am I just another scene From a movie that you've seen 100 times Cause baby you weren't the first or the...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Mar 10

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    The argument that Atheists have no morals is something I find both sad and funny. It's true. As an Atheist, I have no morals. Just this morning I murdered 3 people because I don't...
    AgentSean AgentSean 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 11

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    Evolution VS Creationism.... I think Okay so... for some who pay attention to the world this is old news, but for me I have been out of touch with reality for a while. Thus I...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M 4 Responses Mar 12

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    not to the point where I'm going to get offended or directly kill someone over it. But more like spiritual aware about myself and my surroundings. I see more signs, and interpret...
    Highlander32 Highlander32 36-40, M Mar 13

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    This makes sense on a capitalist level. Remember pure capitalism is not about morality, except to consider morality as "useful" if it creates profit. This is the teachings of my...
    GeneticMATERIAL GeneticMATERIAL 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 15

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    So, atheists have no morals? Christians burned witches. Hitler said, 'I believe I am doing the work of the Lord.' Christians use the Bible to justify their hatred toward...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    when it comes to abortion, or anything really, I am unbiased. I don't think it's right or wrong. But what I do think is wrong, is taking away someones right of choice. people...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm 18 years old. I've never had my first kiss, never had a boyfriend, obviously a virgin. I've never really developed an actual crush on a guy, probably because all the guys I...
    collegebraniac collegebraniac 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    TOUCHING STORY😢: A 24 year old boy seeing out from the train's window shouted, "Dad, look the trees are going behind!" Dad smiled and a young couple sitting nearby,looked at the...
    Outlookingtheworld Outlookingtheworld 26-30, M Feb 27

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    Religion causes division. It's true. Moral people do good because hey are good, not because they need to be told so.
    Sezom Sezom 36-40, M 4 Responses Feb 27

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    As violent persecution against Christians around the world intensifies, Ronald S. Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, in a recent op-ed bluntly asks, "Why is the world...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M 4 Responses Feb 28

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    After years of Surfing!!! Today I learned something new online! I really deeply truly dislike teenagers online asking rude rank filthy questions and butting into adult...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    Most men I know don't know the value of a relationship,I knew a guy who had been having sex with different women while doing a serious long distant relationship and now his gf just...
    grabamic828 grabamic828 18-21, F Feb 28

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    Honestly you can't find people with self-respect anymore ... I really admire a person who can take the time to really understand their self-worth . Exposing yourself isn't...
    xolex18 xolex18 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    The world would be a better place if... ...we finally committed to this the day weekend notion we've been plotting since the age of six. ...there was an allocated baby/ puppy...
    AngleBuble AngleBuble 22-25, F Mar 1

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    What makes a hero? Courage, strength, morality, withstanding adversity? Are these the traits that truly show and create a hero? Is the light truly the source of darkness or vice...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    My mother treats me like an idiot and yet she wants me to do everything for her needs (I need her opinion on stuff to make things satisfying, or else she's just going to say "I...
    LostFantasy LostFantasy 16-17 Mar 1

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    I used to think you could believe in God without being religious. But that is impossible. Even if you believe in God, you are religious. You might not go to church, but you are...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 6 Responses Mar 1

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    I find it hard to feel guilty about anything, I find it easy to lie to people and don't feel the need to justify anything to anyone. I wouldn't say i'm spoilt in a materialistic...
    BlackFox05 BlackFox05 18-21, F 9 Responses Mar 1

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    Mmmmmmmmmm.... well, we always have your flaws, sometimes its necessary to re-evaluate your morals and change you're perspective on things, cuz time never remains the same. One...
    RisingClimax RisingClimax 18-21 2 Responses Mar 1

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