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Amily shaw


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Can we think without any presumptions?

Questions arised from one of the conversation and a reminiscence of a old lady who said:"nobody is right but me."

Are we free of personal bias when we think?
how reliable it is for us ourselves to judge if we are free of personal bias or not ?


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    Feb 20 2013: Hi Amily,
    Yes, we can think without presumptions, and it allows us to connect with much more information. When we let go of presumptions, assumptions, speculations, bias and judgment we can experience a free flowing thought/feeling process. Once we label something or someone with presumptions or bias, we limit the expansion of our thoughts, which influences our feelings, which impacts the experience. I would not deny myself the opportunity to explore without presumptions (limitations).
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      Feb 21 2013: Hi Colleen!!Glad to see you again!!

      Yes, our mind could be limited by presumptions or bias and I can see the importance of being open-minded that you mentioned.:D
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        Feb 21 2013: Hi Amily....great to see you again too.....it's been awhile!

        True....an open mind and heart are important elements if we choose to NOT allow presumptions or bias to influence our thought process:>)

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