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My favorite part of the speech. Join the HeForShe campaign.Read more "Emma Watson: Both Men And Women Should Feel Free To Be Sensitive, Strong #HeForShe"
Whatever you think of Emma Watson, you have to say that if Hermione Granger were in the real world now, in the 21st century, she might make this kind of speech – it’s beyond male or female gender roles, and strikes at equality on a larger scope. I particularly like the comments about it being right […]Read more "#HeForShe – Emma Watson’s UN Speech on Feminism, Gender Equality (Video & Transcript)"
I used to think the idea of brokenness was defeatist or disrespectful. But as time goes by I see understanding it, understanding that everyone is dealing with something, is part of life and part of love. There’s a lot of pretension, but there’s even more hiding, even more fear, hurt, longing. It’s part of how […]Read more "I Used To Think the Idea of brokenness was defeatist or disrespectful"
It’s important to realize that in socionics, functions never operate in isolation; valued information elements are inherently linked to other valued or unvalued elements Keep in mind Si valuing also means Ne valuing. Also means not valuing Ni & Se. In one sense there are two clusters of Si valuing – alpha & delta. Alpha […]Read more "For the laymen, what is Si valuing in terms of classic Socionics?"
“Emotions can get in the way of truth-seeking. People do not process information in a neutral way.” ― Cass R. Sunstein For the longest time emotions were a truth-inhibiting problem that needed to be shut off; they “got in the way”. But now I see it as an essential part of experiencing things. Emotions aren’t […]Read more "“Emotions can get in the way of truth-seeking”"
Just a passing thought on life’s trials… The most challenging parts of your life will likely not make any sense until you have passed through them. Clarity doesn’t erase the difficulty of hardship, but there is some peculiar relationship between the nature of what you overcome and comprehension & selection of the path before you. […]Read more "The Most Challenging Parts Of Your Life Will Likely Not Make Any Sense Until You Have Passed Through Them"
I always found this song, especially the opening, kind of soothing. Sometimes you look at what goes on in the world and you feel helpless or hurt, or you are hurt yourself. I said to a friend earlier tonight: me: I’m sure it did.and that’s good good that it made me feel better? me: that […]Read more "Can You See The Vast Spiritual Poverty That Ravages Our Land?"
Virtues like bravery, desire to protect the ones you love, spiritual / moral conviction, and brotherhood, are – quite unfortunately – not exempt from being manipulated by those who don’t give one ounce of respect for those same concerns or values. As such, it should be easy to see how vengeance, reprisal, and retribution are […]Read more "Passing Thoughts On Virtue During Armed Conflict – What Do We Choose To Justify?"
If you can’t laugh about a theory, you’re doing it wrong. More #SocionicsQuotes – JRead more "#SocionicsQuotes: ‘Te Squee’"