You Can’t Change Beliefs, and Other Vital Matters

You Can’t Change Beliefs, and Other Vital Matters

So much of what I read today presents fact-based arguments. But for what purpose? To persuade those who live in error, fantasy, delusions? Not a chance. Most people believe, not think. Their beliefs are tightly-held, a part of who they are. In reality, is it even possible to change the beliefs of more than just a few? And if so, how?

Facts Do Not Matter. Then What Does?

Facts Do Not Matter. Then What Does?

Most people, unfortunately, are not swayed or led by reason and facts. They are led by beliefs and the heart. And, in these days of great information malleability, who knows which “facts” are really truth? We have so many “facts’ to choose from – how do we decide which “facts” to believe and support? And just what is “truth”?