Doc (echsdoc) wrote,

Interesting words

"Psychology has split and shattered the idea of a person, and has shown that there is something incalculable in each of us, which may at any moment rise to the surface and destroy our balance. We don't know what we're like. We can't know what other people are like. How then can we put any trust in personal relationships? In theory we can't, but in practice we do. For the purpose of living one has to assume that the personality is solid, and the self is an entity, and, since to ignore evidence is one of the characteristics of faith, ignore all contrary evidence."
E. M. Forster

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