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Old 07-02-2012, 04:32 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by H's mom

This is a very broad statement and I agree with it in some circumstances; I see how this can easily lead into a debate of how we'd all still think the world is flat if it wasn't for our inquisitive nature.

My point was that we need to be careful of placing blame on another person for every bad thing that happens to us. It can lead to avoidance of responsibility and a focus on the negative aspects of life rather than the positive.
Fair enough. That's why I prefer 'explanation'. Knowing why something is the way it is isn't the same as excusing it or the results of it and removing blame from someone. But it can help us understand how to prevent or change things for the better.
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