I Am Disgusted By Closed Mindedness

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    Dark Minds

    The small mindedness of people , the thinking that no other viewpoint is right but their own , is beyond disgusting in my view. I have seen it in real...and on EP.... I dont understand the level of self centerdness ..the level of empty headed prejudice that is needed to...
    softkitti softkitti
    22-25, F
    17 Responses Feb 24, 2010

    And the thing is so many people

    who say their open minded they really aren't . Just because someone has a different mind set because they have a different lifestyle than you doesn't mean they are wrong . You can have a different opinion and that's totally okay but don't judge or disrespect someone else's mind...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Jun 25, 2015

    The audacity of a single human mind to declare,

    "My way is the only way things should be, and that's it." There is a huge difference between thinking, "I'm living this way because this is what works for me," and "because this is the only way that works." The more an intelligent person sees, the longer a perceptive mind is...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 3, 2014

    Living A Loose Life

    Don't think you are open minded if you sleep around,don't think you are open minded if you open yourself up to every sexual experience out there.Because at the end of the day it is JUST STUPID,it is just plain closed mindedness to walk into the fire with open eyes wide...
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 17, 2012

    Seeing Our Law Enforcement Brushing Off Leads

    As I hear it in the News about finding these 3 missing women abducted with this Castro Man in Cleveland, Ohio for almost 10 years. May Monday 6 - Friday 10, (2013).I think if Investigators had a more open mind, we could solve more cases.I got hearing that the Investigators didn't...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP
    56-60, M
    May 11, 2013

    Agreeing Or Not

    Nobody should have the right to put down anyone's feelings, tastes, or tendencies because they are different or extraordinary, except if they hurt someone else. I suffered all my life the effect of closed mindedness and it ended up turning me into a full of fears individual...
    yourenglishlover yourenglishlover
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2010

    Me too I'm also discuss it with the other

    extreme no moral compass but being open-minded we just have to be excepting you don't have to partake in other beliefs
    sirnatural sirnatural
    41-45, M
    Feb 3, 2016

    Be Proud, Be Loud...be Yourself

    To me acceptance is a form of empathy and for me, empathy is a sign of true intelligence...and for me, I don't know about anyone else, but the mind, the brain is the sexiest organ in the body. Without sex, itself, we wouldn't be here to have this discussion or any other for that...
    FantasiaRealms FantasiaRealms
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 29, 2010


    when you say this, you have to realize that you may become disgusted with yourself. no one can be totally open 100% of the time. and, if you don't accept disgust at your own closed-mindedness, then you externalize it in anger, holding to your ideal even further. but disgust is...
    pratyekayan pratyekayan
    18-21, M
    Sep 21, 2010

    First Disgusted, Then Amused, And Finally Disappointed.

    I write this because I want to share an answer to the fundamental question of just why we are disgusted by closed mindedness. As the title suggests, I often experience closed mindedness with a reaction of initial disgust, followed by amusement, and finally disappointment (maybe...
    Mongoloid Mongoloid
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 16, 2010
    horneybear79912 horneybear79912
    41-45, M
    1 Response Dec 17, 2014

    I grew up in a family of closed minded people

    and even still with them getting a little better it still makes me sick when I see how closed minded they are. An example would be my younger brother, he listens to rap and bashes the music I listen to because he is prejudice about who the people are or the genre it's in. When I...
    secretlyfelix secretlyfelix
    Feb 5, 2014

    Old Generation Should Be Cherished

    The presence of someone who have much life experience and knowledge in our life should not be overlook. As a child i was grow up living with my uncles and grandfather. From days to days i watched and learned something new from them. Its a quite enjoyable but sometime annoying...
    Deepset Deepset
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Jun 8, 2010

    There Are Fundamentalists Acting Like Wood Worms

    Among the great uneducated and reactionary class of pele worldwide there are people, women and men, who make statements from ignorance and seek to bludgeon others with their unintelligent dogmatism. Jesus called Christ who was born a Jew so that he could live according to the...
    bonizil bonizil
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2013
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