I Don't Believe In Free Will

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    Humans love and have morals because we were shown love and taught morality as children. Humans loving and teaching other humans is the hallmark of our societies. Some people have a genetic (autism, psychological disorder, etc.) or other environmentally induced condition (possibly...
    nooneislikeme nooneislikeme
    Dec 17, 2012

    What Is Free Will based On Even?

    When I try to define free will it would be something that's beyond both feelings and experiences. My choices are based on feelings and thoughts, those thoughts which I have, taught to me by my surroundings. My biological make-up of my brain would also affect how I think. If I...
    MorganToste MorganToste
    1 Response Sep 30, 2013

    Radomness, Freewill and Probability

    Although I Don't Believe In Free Will, I do not reject the presence of randomness in existence. I hope the distinction is clear. I am also having a hard time trying to get my mind around the concept of probability. Just because a coin has two sides, why is landing on one side as...
    AlbinoPolarBear AlbinoPolarBear
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Nov 22, 2008

    I Am A Determinist

    Free Will to me doesn't make any logical sense given what we scientifically know (ie. the entire field of psychology, sociology, anthropology). I hate how people take deterministic philosophy to be inherently pessimistic. Yeah in essence everything is predetermined/fated or...
    patsy2012 patsy2012
    1 Response Feb 23, 2011

    What I believe is that there's no "total free

    will", because to achieve this freedom you have to achieve to be free in your own mind, even against the worse conditions; this conditions that I didn't choose and this gifts and this barriers I was given, even within my DNA, also not chosen for me, but for the paths of my...
    oneiric13 oneiric13
    26-30, M
    Feb 28, 2016

    I have studied spiritualism ,

    i have considered philosophies like Taoism and Shamanism , Gnosticism , Athieism and even just science. I believe we make our own decisions but not out of free will . In fact i believe that without a living force , a brain , and an environment with systematic rules you might...
    shamanFlames shamanFlames
    41-45, M
    Nov 10, 2015
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