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01-11-2013, 09:15 PM (This post was last modified: 01-11-2013 09:22 PM by DLJ.)
RE: Favorite House of Cantor Quotes
I see Vera beat me too it but the whole quote should be placed in this vacuum sealed chamber:

(01-11-2013 02:25 PM)houseofcantor Wrote:  A coupla things we do, is recognize pattern and reinforce pattern, where objective reality is merely the most reinforced pattern. The amount that one can impose their own pattern is dependent upon the amount of pattern held outside the self. I can fly in my dreams, I can convince a coupla people Imma prophet, but it's still raining outside.


And because Kim does not have her own 'words from the prophet' thread, here is her staggeringly insightful comment on the delusion of the godly / cultists:

A perfect answer to the theist's "But he is real for me."...

(01-11-2013 02:28 PM)kim Wrote:  ...
This "power" you attach to any experience is still only within you, is subjective, and does not originate from anyone or anything outside of you.

If you do think it originates and/or effects the actual physical world, you may be losing touch with reality. If someone actively reinforces this, they may be trying to help you to lose touch with reality, in order to exploit you.
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06-01-2014, 09:16 AM
RE: Favorite House of Cantor Quotes
Ooooh! Good one:

(06-01-2014 09:03 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  ...
But I contend that predation occurs because we are predators, and religion just becomes a convenient excuse.

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07-09-2015, 05:36 PM
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(01-09-2015 05:56 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  ...
we have evolved to be independent operators. To use modern metaphysics in support of ancient superstition is not evolving.

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07-09-2015, 06:39 PM
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Erxy should come back.

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07-09-2015, 07:53 PM
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(07-09-2015 06:39 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  Erxy should come back.

Ain't happening. And I thought this thread was dead and buried. Tongue

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07-09-2015, 08:08 PM
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(07-09-2015 07:53 PM)houseofcantor Wrote:  
(07-09-2015 06:39 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  Erxy should come back.

Ain't happening. And I thought this thread was dead and buried. Tongue

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14-09-2015, 08:14 AM
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Another immediate classic...

(14-09-2015 07:10 AM)houseofcantor Wrote:  ...
the fight against ignorance never has unemployment issues.

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14-09-2015, 02:20 PM
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Some stuff House of Cantor says is hallucinogenic mushroomie stuff that makes too much sense to be useful.


Yup.

Shakespeare Insult 13 – Henry IV Part 1
“That trunk of humours, that bolting-hutch of beastliness, that swollen parcel of dropsies, that huge bombard of sack, that stuffed cloak-bag of guts, that reverend vice, that grey Iniquity, that father ruffian, that vanity in years?”
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14-09-2015, 02:45 PM
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I mean, the prophet in me is thrilled to receive such recognition on an atheist forum, but seriously...

I'm kinda embarrassed. Can we go back to flirting with Jen? Angel

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14-09-2015, 03:06 PM
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(14-09-2015 02:45 PM)houseofcantor Wrote:  ...
Can we go back to flirting with Jen? Angel

We?

You can. I don't flirt. It's against my religion.

Anyway... blame Erx. He started it.

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