I would certainly want to know the truth of what would be in my food, for fear of maybe having rat meat in my burger. Red pills prefer the truth, no matter how gritty and painful it may be. And trying to normalise betrayal, deceit and double-crossing as the status quo is indicative of that. When we have determined this, we can begin to place values: What is conducive to achieving these goals is moral, what is deleterious to achieving these goals is immoral. Most of them have not been scientists or doctors or philosophers, but simply ordinary people asking 'what if? It's not simply a place that isn't real - it's a place that's more fantastical than reality, a place where rules don't apply and reality as you know it breaks down. Maybe someone who adopted the ideas only to change his mind upon putting them into practice. But then he tells everyone else he is right and then has everyone act based on what he believes.
The Philosophy Forums at OnlinePhilosophyClub. Sometimes unvirtuous behaviour is a question of simple survival, but this needs no glorification. So isn't Zion's struggle just Peter Pan and the Lost Boys fighting Captain Hook and his robotic pirates? They can not exist with regard to the same idea at the same time. A way of undressing social pleasantries, peeling back the curtain, and operating from a position of knowledge. South African Journal of Psychology.
The blue pill is the side of mind control and what most of western society has been subjected to with ever growing governments, treating peoples as victims and selling constituents a delusion. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. This is the most common summary given to people who question The Red Pill. I would take the blue pill. The blue pill leaves us with the comfort of the many things we believe we will receive if we take part in the everyday world and do not examine much at all. Little Blackpill also thinks of women as objects, but he can't obtain them and is jealous of Redpill.
For the 2012 presidential election, he was a supporter of Ron Paul. A child is happy because of its innocence. If taking the red pill told me exactly when I would die at least I would know what I would want to do with my life instead of living clueless. To take back this power means that you will have to step outside of your comfort zone, face your dreaded fear, and fight the anxiety monster. There is no intent here to suggest that Knowledge is morally incorrect or evil or sinful. If this sounds like a disingenuous way to meet people, : Men tend to enjoy good looks, women tend to enjoy a strong, masculine personality. The Red Pill lets you 'wake up', with everything that Morpheus just told you.
I think that, at least for some players, when they get all pissy that so and so is a crap card, they're arguing against another person's assertion of a certain truth and not actually what the truth is. I loved the first movie. The Blue pill makes you twice as stronger but half as intelligent. People who have chosen immoral lifestyles often want to sell it as amoral. This woman is all emotional.
My point never addressed the truthfulness of Morpheus's claims. The simple fact that you are questioning your actions shows that you are struggling with perceived diminished value to your self-worth. What red pill people seem to misunderstand is that they deal exclusively in theory and further than that, in fantasy. Holding out a capsule on each of his palms, he describes the choice facing Neo: This is your last chance. In the end, I would say my goodbyes and take the red pill. If your question is not already answered on the appropriate PhiloPedia page, then see to see how to ask your informational question using the wiki.
It's quite a double standard. His life is shit and he's offered a great, magical adventure in its place. It's not exactly a difficult question to answer. Do you want to know the truth or decontrolled by a computer world. Unhappy women who want their lives to be better, and who have been taken in by a false promise. I wouldn't want to know because even if I did know, most 85 year olds are in retirement homes or hospitals so they aren't able to do the things they wanted to do. I think most of us would go for that.
They are interpretations of reality from a metaphysical or scientific perspective. In fact, fear and avoidance of awareness actually create anxiety. Evidence otherwise is misleading and false and therefore must be interpreted through the Red Pill ideas. Such a powerful belief system needs to poke and prodded. Is life about how you make other feel or how you make your self feel? All the people who take the red pill say that they would rather know the truth.
It is the breaking of habit and tradition which frightens most people, the idea of change and that maybe tomorrow their daily routine will no longer be doable. Blackpill then talks of suicide with his friend Incel or goads people into it with his friend 4chan. They use that approach to make it okay to hate women. This style of increasing confidence is, in the Red Pill philosophy, generalized far beyond specific situations like public speaking. And you have the power to be aware and make improvements when necessary. Yet, your desire to prove him seems to work against this idea as there seems to be something about Morpheus, the person, that'll make you want to interact with him.
You take the red pill—you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes. On the other hand, if you see that fundamentally you are no different from every other person who has walked on this planet, that greater awareness actually presents you with less choice, not more, and that you have to shoulder the responsibilities of that awareness, you are taking the red pill. As if he believes that water is dry, and finds out water is wet, he still believes what he believes and the damn water should just conform!! I fully believe in my sexual market value, but I don't feel like I'm finding any girls to satisfy my desires in a partner. I would rather be ignorant and not know the truth sometimes. In fact, the choice puts him in great danger precisely because he sees that society is illusion. When one removes the emotional state of our observance of reality, one is limitless in creative imagination of a reality.