I Don't Live To Feel Good Or Be Happy

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    Pleasure Is Just The Termination Of Negativity

    We spend the vast majority of our lives preparing, planning, and chasing. Actual pleasures, on the other hand, constitute an absurd fraction of our experiences. Furthermore, chases are only construed as things of value because the end products -- the pleasures -- relieve us from...
    LeavingSociety LeavingSociety
    22-25, M
    Nov 17, 2010

    Tired Of This Self-absorbed Society

    I don't live to feel good or be happy, and I think that anyone who does is disgusting. Happiness is a short-lived (sometimes lasting only a few seconds) mental sensation which, because of the reward pathways in the brain, creates a false perception of value. When the sensation...
    LeavingSociety LeavingSociety
    22-25, M
    Nov 9, 2010
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