Superstition VS Religion

2013-05-13 16:03

Superstition is defined as “a Belief or practice resulting from ignorance, fear of the unknown, trust in magic or chance or a false conception of causation”

In man’s early years he had no shortage of ignorance, his existence on this beautiful yet terrifyingly complex planet was the perfect breeding ground for superstition seeing that he lacked the knowledge and understanding necessary to logically contemplate his existence and that of his surroundings.

Once we’ve discovered the origins and realized the irrationality of our ideas, the time has perhaps come for us, as a species, to grow up, to abandon superstition, to embrace reality, to allow ourselves to grasp how valuable every moment of our infinitely short existence is and most importantly, to make the most of it. 

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