Lawrence M. Krauss || A Universe from Nothing || Radcliffe Institute   Leave a comment

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vwzbU0bGOdc

Posted September 14, 2013 by sufirationalist in A Universe from Nothing, COSMOLOGY

Profanity is a Weapon of Negation   Leave a comment

Muhammad said: ‘The Muslim (meaning a righteous/good person in his view) does not slander, curse, speak obscenely, or speak rudely.’ (Sunan At-Tirmidhî)

Profane relates to disrespect.

Disrespect is to insult.

Insult is to abuse.

Abuse is to treat negatively.

Profanity is a weapon of negation. Negation is a weapon of mass destruction. There is no room for peace when profanity is used (abrasively).

  • Note that this is when profanity is used abrasively, i.e., negatively. Profanity can also be used as a joking sort of insult, which if acceptable to those present is not destructive.

Posted September 14, 2013 by sufirationalist in Profanity is a Weapon of Negation

Negation is a Weapon of Mass Destruction   Leave a comment

Muhammad said, “… speak good or remain silent.”

To negate is to nullify, to make ineffective, to neutralize, to cancel.

  • The Last Resort. Negation is a powerful weapon. It obliterates whatever is in it’s path. Sometimes, this is necessary, as a last resort.
  • Conflict is Negation. If we want lives without conflict, a world without conflict, we must do our best to rid ourselves of negation.
  • Affirmation is Our Way. Affirmation is to speak what is good. Establishing what is good is a powerful deterrance to what is harmful. We have even affirmed negation as a last resort above. There is a way for affirmation in all things and it is the wisest way.
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