Author Archives: robertramrattan

IF YOU’RE HAPPY AND YOU KNOW IT…

Have you heard this piece of low-brow philosophy: You can be happy or you can be right? Have you ever heard this? Well, I have, and I used to buy into it until something occurred to me: What a fat … Continue reading

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What I Don’t Get…

What I Don’t Get Morales and Ethics “A system of morality which is based upon relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.” – Albert Einstein I don’t get … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Star Trek

Never Stop Learning “You know the greatest danger facing us is ourselves, an irrational fear of the unknown. But there’s no such thing as the unknown, only those things temporarily hidden, temporarily not understood.” – The Corbomite Maneuver Have Advisors … Continue reading

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Religions

Here’s a few stray thoughts on religious tolerance from those who claim to practice it, but actually don’t. Your attempts to belittle or “one-up” other religions is the most probable reason why people turned away from your brand of faith … Continue reading

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A Priest with a Faith Lost

Okay, so this is going to be one of the characters in my science fiction-fantasy novel, and it was to be originally written as a character biography for my writer’s “bible” as far as this novel goes. It however grew … Continue reading

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