CLOSING OF THE AMERICAN MIND

Pondering the Principles of Proverbs

opinionI may not always be right, but I am absolutely never wrong.

Of course I’m right. I’m always right. If you don’t believe me, just ask me.

I think this is a photo of a character from the TV show, “Big Bang Theory.” I do not know if this is an actual quote by this character.
(image taken from Google images; link provided)

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MY WAY IS BEST

Pondering the Principles of Proverbs

jane-austen-writer-one-mans-ways-may-be-as-good-as-anothers-but-weOf course, we do.
In fact, many of us have probably said at one time or another, “I have a great idea.” Nothing wrong with being your own cheerleader, I guess; but I do get a kick out of hearing that particular statement.

Why is this? Why do we automatically assume that our thought processes, or our opinion, or ideas are best?  

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