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TheMolli6 TheMolli6 18-21, F 14 Answers Apr 21, 2012

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Ritual <br />
Well established hierarchies are not easily uprooted; <br />
Closely held beliefs are not easily released; <br />
So ritual enthralls generation after generation. <br />
Harmony does not care for harmony, and so is naturally attained; <br />
But ritual is intent upon harmony, and so can not attain it. <br />
Harmony neither acts nor reasons; <br />
Love acts, but without reason; <br />
Justice acts to serve reason; <br />
But ritual acts to enforce reason. <br />
When the Way is lost, there remains harmony; <br />
When harmony is lost, there remains love; <br />
When love is lost, there remains justice; <br />
But when justice is lost, there remains ritual. <br />
Ritual is the end of compassion and honesty, <br />
The beginning of confusion; <br />
Belief is a colourful hope or fear, <br />
The beginning of folly. <br />
The sage goes by harmony, not by hope; <br />
He dwells in the fruit, not the flower; <br />
He accepts substance, and ignores abstraction. <br />
Lao Tzu

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He's just saying it's habits. We all learn to play make-belief as children, but along the way we tend to forget we were just pretending.

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my guess is that its a diversion from peoples own sad lives

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Because they're insecure and need attention. <br />
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Rationalise things for them. Other than that I tell them to grown up and get a grip and usually walk out

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I thrive on drama because my life gets boring however, I'm not dumb enough to create the drama. I instead watch others do it. Some people honestly don't realize what a mess their actions can create. I do sometimes give them warning as to what they're getting themselves into but they usually don't listen. I just love saying "I told you so."

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They have issues......psychological problems...

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Cause they are damn lonely and think the drama will help them get friends.

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ooh they do have a problem honey... the thing is being able to see past it. and the people that provoke it.

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If you have no problems and are fairly happy all the time, then how do you know good it feels to be happy without some drama once in a while to bring you down and not take it for granted?

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I think it makes them feel alive

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