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20 Observations About Human Nature That Liberals Would Probably Disagree With

Courtney37 Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 9:53 AM
Granted. However, if no politician faces re-election, power and popularity will no longer be a motivation once they get in office, and if they do not follow the platform they ran on, they can be recalled between elections. It would be nice if our elected officials were public servants who actually cared about society rather than attention seekers lining their own pockets.

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...