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Use It or Lose It!

As soon as you open your mouth, your oratory rhetoric decreases your IQ. By how much? No one knows; it's highly correlative and owes it's value to the Tyranny of the Majority. A hypothetical thought experiment places you and your thoughts in silent contemplation.

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Use It or Lose It!

People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.

- Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)

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Use It or Lose It!

Inspired by Søren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)'s quote, "People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use". The titled responsion is...

As soon as you open your mouth, your oratory rhetoric decreases your IQ. By how much? No one knows​;​ it's highly correlative ​and owes it's value ​to the Tyranny of the Majority. A hypothetical thought experiment ​places you and your thoughts in silent contemplation. Thinking before you speak​,​ or in lieu of some vacuous worthless rhetoric​,​ is hardly a life worth living​ let alone replicating​. Wanna talk about it? This prompt to therapy doesn't include the same dimension of Catharsis as the loving relationship philosophy has with wisdom.​


Søren Kierkegaard

Published 7 months ago