Yes, we are legion and I actually new the definition of the word without the Webster link. But I do appreciate the link because I love looking up words. Sometimes ones I already know.
We are ALL BORN ATHEISTS ... so modeling religious belief as a learned dependence is a perfectly valid supposition.
Loren and Davey, I absolutely agree with you 100%, modeling racial bias is a leaned behavior as well, babies aren't born believers and practitioners.
That is very correct Loren. We are born Atheist and then indoctrinated unfortunately.
Oh dear, I didn't mean to use a prayer looking face, but a contemplative one. Oh well, contemplating an idea doesn't necessarily mean prayer.
By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve ourselves also
Thomas Browne, Sr.
The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
~ Henry David Thoreau
I like this.
Steph, Makes good sense.
I found this compelling quote at your recommended site:
Peace is not the absence of war, but the presence of justice.
-- Harrison Ford, "Air Force One"