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Mammalian Mnemonics

In a world where you can't go wrong with just about anything, it's no wonder that so many people prefer the convenience of having the ability to have two chairs for a single price.

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Mammalian Mnemonics

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than by attempting to satisfy them.

- John Stuart Mill (1806-1873)

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Mammalian Mnemonics

Inspired by John Stuart Mill's (1806-1873) quote, "I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them." The titled responsion is...

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John Stuart Mill was an English philosopher, political economist and civil servant. One of the most influential thinkers in the history of liberalism, he contributed widely to social theory...
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In a world where you can't go wrong with just about anything, it's no wonder that so many people prefer the convenience of having the ability to have two chairs for a single price. However, with so many options and offers to choose from, it can be quite difficult to find just the right two by two for your home. Here are some of the most common types of these chairs:

Two Seater - If you are looking for an option that has two seats for a low cost, you will want to think about a two-seat by two Seater. This style of this type of chair is going to feature all the basic features of a two-seat chair, but instead of being able to seat two people, it will be able to seat two people in one. The benefit to this style is that it doesn't require you to buy two separate chairs to accommodate two people. This type of seat typically comes with two armrests on either side and in some cases, it will feature an added footrest. Some models may even come with a built-in footrest and some might not.

Two Recliner Style - This is another type of two by two, which will feature a reclining back and a comfortable seating area. This type of chair usually has two chairs in one, with the two seats typically being reclined in the same way. These types of chairs are popular because they're often quite affordable. For many people, having two recliners in the same room can mean a lot of comforts, but some people might not find this option appealing. While this type of chair might not look great, it is one that is perfect for those who don't want to sacrifice comfort for style.

Who are they?

Inspired by Alfred Tennyson's (1809-1892) quote, "Theirs is not to make reply: Theirs is not to reason why: Theirs is but to do and die." The titled responsion is "Who are they?" What follows is subject to revision, do you have any suggestions?

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Subjective Truth is Where Veritas Lies

Inspired by Henry David Thoreau's (1817-1862) quote, "Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me the truth.". The titled responsion is "Subjective Truth is Where Veritas Lies". What follows is subject to revision, do you have any suggestions?

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SCRIPT: There is a framing of sorts that is required to maximize the value of limiting one's desires rather than simply satisfying them. If you contrast what you want with a self-serving for-me of governance you actualize control and minimize chaos in your life. Philosophers call an individual-centric worldview solipsistic but I maintain that much of what has been handed down to us in terms of philosophical knowledge is worth something especially properly applied. Solipsism is only a starting point That something is worth writing about (and in this case the ) - one of many in fact that manifest in counterfactuals of shared imaginings. We all have this in common, the concentric circles for which are worth living a life worth living.

Do you notice what I have done here? I have moved the monad of the self into a collective form of interpretation. What are you looking for? Are you looking to express yourself about the topics that matter most to you? I am making some assumptions here because for me climate action, biodiversity, and habitat loss are the prevailing concerns that require the very best in creativity and human ingenuity to overcome. We can start by limiting our desires rather than satisfying as many as possible. This consumptive free-for-all will be the downfall of our species if we can't detach ourselves from the perverse nature of agreed and unrestricted consumption.

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