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Humanism - This works for me

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  • Got a synopsis for those of use with A.D.D? It's not like we all have the time to, Oooo! Look! A butterfly!

    Actually, I subscribe to a societal minimalist philosophy. I want to treat the world like I do the great out doors when i go hiking: leave no trace. When I leave this world, it should be the exact same as it was when I came in. If I can, I'll clean up others' messes when I find them, but do so without fanfare and laud.

    • Hmmm. There's a bit of a sketch at Wikipedia [wikipedia.org], but it's not that comprehensive. I guess I'll give it a shot - paraphrasology for the win! I'll include some quotes from it as well.

      Religion - Religion (including tradition and political ideologies that act like religion) may seem to have positives, but are unsubstantiated with evidence, do passive harm by drawing attention away from humanity, and do active harm by promoting anti-humanist principles (detailed later).

      "No deity will save us; we must save ourselves."

      We should hold on to the goo

...there can be no public or private virtue unless the foundation of action is the practice of truth. - George Jacob Holyoake

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