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    A Study Involving

    My Professor friend tells me this true story yesterday about Psychology research into the percentage rate of people who steal with all the varying statistical factors and such. This one study that had been done had a fascinating outcome. Psychologists took a room of a...
    Neutrino38 Neutrino38
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2009

    Is there anyone there?

    I felt quietness at least twice recently, it felt heavenly. I didn't have to worry about anything but living life. What is my potential? I don't want to be famous nor notorious. I want to help. Help this planet heal. One person at a time if that's the way it had to be done. What...
    ConsciousExplorer ConsciousExplorer
    18-21, M
    Jul 5, 2015

    Ayn Rand & the Incredible Hulk

    The Incredible Hulk is not a conventional superhero. He does not thwart bank robberies, investigate kidnapping cases or stop muggers in dimly lit back allies. Very little of anything the Hulk does can be considered heroic in the conventional understanding of how a super hero...
    niceguyinhell niceguyinhell
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Jul 28, 2009

    The Search For Satisfaction

     hello there.I recently had a thought concerning our search for satisfaction.I usually sit in the fetal position cause thats how I feel comfortable and I started wondering,what does a fetus think or desire? When we are all still unborn we are in a state where everything is...
    narcotics narcotics
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 8, 2008

    Inducing Schizophrenia Part 3

    Why Christian Theology – if you decide to take it seriously and live by it – will scramble your brain and make you schizoid? The simplest answer is: because it was created for this reason. It was created, and the used patterns of thought are conducive to this, to put the...
    schizophreniac schizophreniac
    70+
    Nov 25, 2013

    I've been wondering for some time now.

    .. in psychology psychopathy is described as among other things, the complete lack of empathy towards others- but empathy is described as the ability to put yourself in other's place and understand the feelings they'd have. this is where I started thinking that on a logical...
    SweetBloodAngel SweetBloodAngel
    22-25, F
    Sep 26, 2015
    MikeMcMike MikeMcMike
    18-21, M
    Jun 18, 2014

    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 25, 2014

    Oh, how I wish I was somewhere else .

    I just dream and visualize my future of being a strong, beautiful, emotionally intelligent and successful woman every day . I tell myself my future will be bright . I'm not letting anyone stand in my way of my passion .
    jacqueline212 jacqueline212
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Nov 5, 2014

    Inducing Schizophrenia Part 1

    If the healthy mind is an integrated mind, then the most dangerous and effective tool to fry it is to enslave it by contradiction based logic or to trap it in the thinking that cannot reconcile or reduce opposites or dissonances presented to it. As a result, the mind will spend...
    schizophreniac schizophreniac
    70+
    Nov 25, 2013

    I Love Psych and Philosophy.

    ...but never have anybody to discuss psych and philosophical questions!! Who's with me, and ready to start a weekly or daily, or bi-weekly discussion/dialogues......of our individual passions/questions within these two subjects?!!!!! Hit me up as soon as possible!.....I already...
    KNOVEMBER KNOVEMBER
    36-40, M
    Jun 4, 2015

    They are my two best friends.

    One is the study of the mind; the other is the study of how to evolve, adapt to and make sense of this beautiful conundrum we call life. They go hand-in-hand; their opposite in form but identical in purpose. I don't know where I'd be without them and don't like imagining it. I'm...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 19, 2015

    ~ Transactional Analysis ~

    Human Brain Analysis - Man vs. Woman......A MUST READ! ( READ IT SMWHERE SO SHARING WITH YA)1. MULTI-TASKINGWomen - Multiple processWomens brains designed to concentrate multiple task at a time.Women can Watch a TV and Talk over phone and cook.Men - Single ProcessMens brains...
    Evangeline1985 Evangeline1985
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2013

    It's love. I can only tell

    that I would be lost without them. It's not because I understand every single subject, but I'm very much happy to be confused by reading both topic. Currently I'm reading (trying) Consciousness (A very short introduction) by Susan Blackmore.
    Nonotu Nonotu
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 31

    Dark Humor

    I love dark humor. I have a friend who cannot comprehend the nature and amusement of it. That's fine! In my opinion the root to finding humor in darkness stems from being forced to live those type of past experiences in some way. By laughing at them semi heals the...
    Neutrino38 Neutrino38
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2009

    Psychology moreso. I learned how to read using

    a psychology text book. I've been obsessed ever since.
    apresm0i apresm0i
    26-30, F
    Jan 28

    Philosophy And Psychology

    I'm concluding my BA in philosophy. I have determined that now for my master's I am going to study psychology. I enjoy learning and hope to continue to learn who, what, how, you know - the essentials of life!
    startingpointguard33 startingpointguard33
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 23, 2012

    I find the human mind to be really interesting,

    the way humans react to certain things and the certain thoughts they have for stuff just makes me so interested, to me the human mind is the most entertaining thing there is.
    AnaTurtle AnaTurtle
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2014
    Logic34 Logic34
    31-35, M
    Jul 31, 2015

    What Makes Us Tick?

    I've always wanted to know.  When I was 17 I worked as an Incinerator Operator.  I walked around a big complex of buildings emptying bins into bigger bins, then into bigger bins until finally I'd have to drag a huge trolley of it across the site to the incinerator.  It was...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    46-50
    1 Response May 27, 2011

    Ubuntu... I Am Who I Am Because Of Who We All Are

    " No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can be taught to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite." Nelson...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart
    56-60, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2013

    And I can't live without them,

    both. Aside from my daughter.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 2, 2015

    google: "Pattern Revelation: The Secret Of

    Science, The Secret Of Skill" Sir Karl Popper was the 20th century's preeminent philosopher of science. Now before you all tune out and start watching cats on YouTube, here's why that matters. Science produces knowledge with a precision and clarity that nothing else has ever...
    relevations relevations
    18-21, M
    Oct 30, 2015

    Smoke may be described

    as a visible suspension being in a neutral state which only moves to a direction where the wind empowers it.The smoker?May we safely refer it as the creator?If so,as we talk about creators.We may make a reference to god.Thus,the smoke itself when emitted would either naturally...
    VanTienHoven VanTienHoven
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    Inducing Schizophrenia Part 2

    What would be the most typical examples of contradictions or cognitive dissonances presented to the mind so that it is not able to reduce (solve) them and becomes trapped as in the muzzle? Take mainstream Christian religion, so successfully marketed ideology and social...
    schizophreniac schizophreniac
    70+
    Nov 25, 2013
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