"I agree with you, Aaron.
Arguements should always be constructed without the intention or assumed intention of the opposing Party. As long as your own arguements are based in reality and are thoughtfully constructed , there is no need for bringing…"
"It's not beside the point at all. If what you were feeling wasn't love, ergo there is a choice you can make.
That makes no sense at all. It does not matter if it was just passion or fear of being alone or the seeking after…"
"The problem with that is that your perceptions could be inaccurate.
Like I said, that is besides the point. Whatever I may felt. I had no say in feeling it without suppressing it. Suppressing it may increase the chances that the feeling…"
"Well would have to define Love in order to reach a agreement on this issue. But I think that would be besides the point. The point is that I perceived it as Love, and I had no say in the matter of feeling it.
You can say the same for…"
"My rational is rather simple.
Nobody has ever the right to kill somebody else. Not a state or any other organisation.
In case of self defense the goal should always be to disable the threat. If disabling the thread without putting anyone…"
"Really...? I fell in love with someone I knew was not good for me.
It made my life miserable. I would have loved to just not love her anymore...but i could not.
Eventually I grew out of it...but it was no choice of mine. I simply did.
"Since when can you choose to fall in love with somebody?
Since when can you choose what kind of meals you like?
Since when can you choose what´s your favorite color is?
Sexuality is no different...you like what you like. You may…"
"My Parents were atheist. My Dad did the hard part of thinking when he was young and left the church.
They always told me that I should choose for myself in what i want to believe in. Growing up i never thought about religion. till I was 18 i thought…"
"I am an Athiest, and it makes me happy that through all this randomness and hostility in the Universe, something as beautiful as the concept of a kiss is possible. The absence of a deity makes the horrors of this world much…"
For those among us who prefer life without a deity. Theists are welcome to pop in as well, we'll do our best to answer any questions you might have. Remember, though: this is a group meant for discussion and meaningful debate, not flaming or attacks.