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1. The True Meaning of Thanksgiving
What is Thankgiving really all about? Is it just the turkey and fixings? Or, is there a deeper and much more profound meaning?

2. Is There Anything To Forgive
Forgiveness is generally thought of something we do when accepting a perceived injustice, however maybe it is gratitude that is more appropriate

3. Are we Slaves to Time?
What is time? Do we control time or does time control us?

4. Why Is The World The Way It Is
It seems that we are all so afraid of life and making waves, to the extent that we do not speak out when we see atrocities happening to others. Why do we allow the minority to rule the majority? I wonder if we all stood up and said 'no' what differences there would be in the world.

5. Why Become an Armchair Philosopher
Do you think you hate philosophy? Philosophy is simply "the love of wisdom," so you may be more into it than you think you are!

6. Does Evil Exist
How can we quantify what is evil, when we all have such different views of what is acceptable or not? I offer some thoughts to ponder...

7. What Is God
If God exists, why is there so much hatred and war in the world? Would an all loving God support such atrocities? Whose side would He take? I wonder if having a faith in something bigger than ourselves has helped or hindered our ability to be rational.

8. The A.A. Twelve-Step Philosophy
The twelve-step philosophy that is used as a foundation for Alcoholic Anonymous contains some pretty profound advice that can be used as a support system for virtually any type of addiction one may face in one's lifetime.

9. Motivation vs Inspiration
What is motivation? Inspiration? Knowing the difference between the two -- and how to use each one -- can help you get more done. Knowing how to bring inspiration into your life will help your creativity, too.

10. Does Life Exist on Other Planets?
It seems kind of presumptuous to imagine that we are the only life that exists in this vast universe. If there is other life out there- what would it look like?



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