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Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Petra Fyde, Jun 25, 2011.

  1. Petra Fyde

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    Something I read a while ago. I failed to make a note of the author's name, which is very remiss of me, but I thought I'd share it anyway:
     
  2. Vlaude

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    This article is quite critical of people who criticize others

    Thanks Petra :)
     
  3. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    but I left my soul behind me...
     
  4. Aran

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    Petra old
     
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  6. Petra Fyde

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    Thank you, that is indeed the source. It struck a bell with me as I've heard those 'reasons' for destructive criticism before. They are demotivational, and can lead to people doing a job by 'going through the motions' rather than with enthusiasm and dedication.
    Why bother going that extra mile when what you do is only going to get torn apart and ridiculed anyway?
     
  7. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    That is exactly the powerful message of ascension of the Avatar.

    That it is the intention that matters, and because the state of recursive intent is bearer of abundance and unspoken worlds.

    They open dimentions so to speak, that is your true power.

    Thing is... it is so for everyone else that exists in Sosaria... exept us companions.

    Perseverance in action and patience of service lead to the valley of love and delight, it is simple.

    [​IMG]
     
  8. Vlaude

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  9. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    Took quite a while ! :D
     
  10. nice graphic ... but the correct explanation is that the mid-point of the two hypotenuse (long side of the triangle) is the vertex of an obtuse angle and NOT a collinear point of two collinear line segments (as the trick appears to present)
    Line (geometry) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    the better representation of "the puzzle type/class" is where the "white square" is masked by black(65)
    and a second assembly "proves" the other two Wrong (63)
    heh! eyeballing < (is less than) Math ...

    [​IMG]:danceb:
     
  11. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    Thanks for the corrections... Mr. Genius :p

    Can you guess why I chose it ?
     
  12. All the work one cares to add will not turn a mud pie into an apple tart.

    I would guess that you were bored and thought it pretty clever ...
    just another "shiny squirrel".
    *shrugs*

    Heinlein summed your "value" best

    Of course, the Marxian definition of value is ridiculous. All the work one cares to add will not turn a mud pie into an apple tart; it remains a mud pie, value zero. By corollary, unskillful work can easily subtract value; an untalented cook can turn wholesome dough and fresh green apples, valuable already, into an inedible mess, value zero. Conversely, a great chef can fashion of those same materials a confection of greater value than a commonplace apple tart, with no more effort than an ordinary cook uses to prepare an ordinary sweet. These kitchen illustrations demolish the Marxian theory of value - the fallacy from which the entire magnificent fraud of communism derives - and to illustrate the truth of the common-sense definition as measured in terms of use.

    "Value" has no meaning other than in relationship to living beings. The value of a thing is always relative to a particular person, is completely personal and different in quantity for each living human—"market value" is a fiction, merely a rough guess at the average of personal values, all of which must be quantitatively different or trade would be impossible. [...] This very personal relationship, "value", has two factors for a human being: first, what he can do with a thing, its use to him… and second, what he must do to get it, its cost to him. There is an old song which asserts that "the best things in life are free". Not true! Utterly false! This was the tragic fallacy which brought on the decadence and collapse of the democracies of the twentieth century; those noble experiments failed because the people had been led to believe that they could simply vote for whatever they wanted… and get it, without toil, without sweat, without tears."

    *double shoulder shrug*

    Some one once cracked that "the 50's wanted their writting style back" in reference to My Style ...
    :lol:
    I didn't BEGIN creating it until (looks at join date) Dec 2003
    Point being: their "destructive criticism" held no "value" for me ...
    and though their self assessed "+ points" for a "clever slam"
    left them smug and content
    others through out time and history
    will value it for THEIR needs ...

    burma shave :danceb: *lights a firework* [​IMG]
     
  13. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    Once again I am baffled by your extremely accurate gut instinct.

    In a way you are better than most woman at this, did you know you could have a talent for drag queen ?

    I read the first line and how vicious and devious of you my loyal good goody good friend ; you hit it right where it matters most.

    I am actually extreemly, in the utmost extremity of radicalism, and did I mention it was all extreme... honored to be compared to a mud pie cause you see, if its fine, micronised mud which took time to bake in the sun it becomes extreemly valuable.

    Maybe you will be hard pressed to understand why it has more value to me than the apple pie. Oh yes its a quick pleasure and feels good when ignorance is bliss dosen't it ?

    I'll eat roots, leave the apple pie to you and go with the mud pie thank you.

    But sure lets read the rest of your communication now...

    You're just going to feed me more, will you ? It dosen't get any easier than this folks...

    Who the heck are you to know a planet dosen't value its moons ? Do you think planets are dead, or are they alive ?

    There, a nice consise spectrum of options, very much different from socialist views...

    That is very wise to be conscious of the dynamics at play ; in fact I could not agree more. Ron Paul and many others have showed repititive allegiance with hand gestures and other very definite arguments to a school of tought that is illuminati in nature. Who do you think I am to know which is witch and who is who ?

    You don't like the guy do you ? How perceptive of you again... I might begin to see some recondite in you, however I much doubt you aren't receiving some help.

    I know that in the future, I am helping you understand there is another layer you are not perceiving, in fact I am here and you anticipated that reply from me.

    hm... I don't shave mr... wannabe prophet. (this is one of your knots I do not bother to check up ) :mf_prop:
     
  14. Cirno

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    Could both of you (Fayled Dhreams and Ahuaejnkxs) please take this to PM.
    Your public disagreements are becoming too much.
     
  15. Ahuaeyjnkxs

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    If it was of no public interest, I would have taken this elsewhere...

    But there are some things to be said about what some people do... or did ? So that it stops.

    Hopefully did... but nonetheless ; it is extreemly on topic and much more than a disagreement.