Independent Thought & Individualism — Myths of a Kind

Looks easy but may be the hardest thing of all for any of us to do…Think for ourselves.

Is it possible that the most difficult thing for a human is to have an independent thought?

It has been said that everyone is the unconscious exponent of some dead philosopher or other. In other words, we’re all drinking somebody’s Kool-Aid. Every idea you have has been borrowed. Every belief inculcated. From birth, each new idea is absorbed brick by brick from the people…

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Greg Proffit

Greg Proffit

2xTop Writer - I write eclectically about Love, Reading, Ideas, Politics, God, Psych., & Random Absurdities—325+ stories. greg@gregproffit.com Twitter @gproffit