I find your premise lacking. I want to care for others face to face and at a distance by making this a better world. Plus I really don't understand why people are bigots and why people want to continue to hate just for the sake to hate. This life philosophy teaches you to have the presence of mind. My personal philosophy is simple. We all operate from a personal philosophy, whether we are aware of it or not.
First try to understand the purpose of the ideal and then follow the spirit of the ideal rather than the words of the ideal. We use this language to prove that the service is needed. Very often, we associate it with healing from trauma. There's no necessary exclusion between believing in God or having the values of society and being a humanist. When we are lacking in self-compassion it shows up in so many ways in our lives.
You're doing them no favors. When I most needed someone by my side ~ when I most needed to be by my own side ~ I was nowhere to be found. To assist ourselves in this process, we can shift our focus to what we do know for sure. I will live my life as the real me. If there is no god, then everything is permitted. The ones that focus on the 'choose' fall prey to the problem you identify. Experience can sculpt your strategy on life.
We sense it when we step out of integrity and deny our own truth for any reason. When I began my academic preparation for human services work, I was accepted into a program that was called Mental Retardation Counselor. If I ever find myself being displeased because of something I have done, I will realize that the behavior has to be changed by me and no one else. Just because people took over parenting roles does not mean. Its therefore a great pleasure to have read through your approach to personal philosophy as it has made me take a step to exploit my individual abilities. So to begin with let's just check out what are your conceptions about word philosophy and what is to be a philosopher for you.
Meaning: --The rational investigation of the truths and principles of being, knowledge, or conduct based on logical reasoning rather than empirical methods. So, my philosophy boils down to this: Use your emotion and reason in coordination with each other in all aspects of life. Although many major religions package premade philosophies, the work of building a strategy for life is yours alone. Start with a basic decision about which will take top priority in your life--your happiness or helping others. Allow the unknown to exist without pressure from you to be different. Gather information from personal experience. How come I did not know how to raise a baby? Well, at least this was true for me as I chose courses more focused on Spirituality as opposed to the history of Religion or the state of the Church in our society.
Step 2 Talk to a friend or peer about your philosophies. I will accept others for being themselves. Everything is within our reach if we will read books, use journals, practice the disciplines and wage a new and vigorous battle against neglect. But her friend, she is a dog! No two people are alike, therefore, refer to number 5. How do we create our identity if we feel a sense of disconnection? Instead I was abandoned and put into very abusive foster homes. Close to it is thinking about what you have read! I agree that reading and studying philosophy should be done, especially to gain their insights and also spur our own thoughts and inquires.
The best way to counteract misinformation and wrong data is to input new and accurate information. Then by the previous insight, you are the servant of your Self. We are each interdependent members of One People, the human species. This paper will be submitted in 2 stages. I was sitting drinking my morning coffee ~ the only one I want and enjoy all day. Her informative articles, focusing on education and parenting, have been published on eHow.
There are countless opportunities to express ourselves through the written word. Tune into all that you know to be true regardless of any evidence. Not doing so would be a denial of one's own existence. Socially I strongly believe in the saying, do unto others, as you would like them to do unto you. Other people can raise children and take on the roles and responsibilities of parents. You will enjoy thinking through how to meld them successfully. These include epistemology, logic, metaphysics, ethics, and aesthetics.