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20 Observations About Human Nature That Liberals Would Probably Disagree With

Courtney37 Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 9:30 AM
It is to each individual's advantage that everyone else act according to an established moral standard, but the only real advantage for an individual who chooses to follow that standard is that they have the privilege of being protected by it.

1) Working hard, being self-reliant and taking responsibility for your own life are good for you and will make you much happier than having too much leisure time, being overly dependent and giving others responsibility for your life.

2) The more a behavior is rewarded with attention, fame, sympathy or money, the more of it we'll see. We recognize this almost instinctively when it comes to good behaviors, but we also tend to almost habitually block it out when it comes to behaviors we don't want to encourage.

3) There's nothing shameful about being poor -- but, if you stay...