To be a moral and just individual, you have to do that. Or…is it this? Or maybe it’s a trick question and I don’t do anything. Don’t move, don’t speak, don’t think. Any one of those things may result in a stain on your permanent record, eternity-wise, and when it comes to eternity, you’d best not screw around.
To save your soul, many religious leaders, writers, philosophers, scientists, and moms have been telling you what to do for a very long time. Keep your elbows off the table Jim. Don’t color on the walls Sarah. Stop chewing those shoes Sparky.
These rules of action have a two-fold reasoning behind them. First, they make you able to take part in a society without ending up in restraints, and secondly, they are meant to guide you to a life well-lived and if some people are right, an eternity in paradise.
Sadly, I’m here to tell you they are wrong. They messed up. Here’s why. [Read more…] about Don’t Create Value. Be Valuable.