Category Archives: Ruminations

Development of thoughts and ideas attempting at a successful integration of a number of ideas, recognizing that truth of Godel and Kung.

Belief and Faith

I am convinced that all systems of thought and belief begin with a choice, and act of faith which sets the course of directions for the arguments and debates which follow. The first, and most fundamental, choice is to believe in God.  (Hans Kung)  You cannot create a rational argument that either proves or disproves the existence […]

Some of the reading which influences my thinking Eric Beinhocker, Origins of Wealth. The limitations of economics. Hans Kung, On Being Christian. The beginnings of belief. Kurt Godel, Godel’s Incompleteness Theorem. Why reason isn’t everything.

Smart isn’t wise.

When someone says “that person is SMART”, as a qualification for leadership, I now know the correct response is “but is that person WISE?” To be wise is to understand the frailties of the human condition, and not presume perfection on the part of the led.

March 13, 2010 If you found this, then you are looking for things at random.  There is not theme, no links, and no content — yet. Stay tuned.