"JQA's statement here would require a bit of effort to understand.
First we have to zone in and imagine the time, place and circumstance.
Secondly we should try to understand Why is he saying this, what does he want to achieve? Is he criticising…"
No Im not single. If that makes any difference to my points.
However can you imagine John Wayne or Clint Eastwood asking permission to go out and kick ass? Women by nature are very guarded and easily scared, and conservative. This…"
"If you made a decision to help out a mate, then you should stand by that decision. Really you are old enough to decide what are the consequences of your actions, if you are risking jail to help your mate, then that is your decision, and obviously…"
"About My Very Tortured Friend, Peter
he lives in a house with a swimming pool and says the job is killing him. he is 27. I am 44. I can’t seem to get rid of him. his novels keep coming back. “what do you expect me to do?” he…"
"I like Serafin's post where he advises "that If they are going to a club you don't enjoy, find something there that you can focus on... My personal preference is ladies' rear ends."
He's right in that every club has…"
"James, it is also a Manly Art to curb the Manly Urge as you put it. In fact that is the crux of being a gentleman, ALL urges have to be controlled.
Think alcohol, in the old days it was a sign of manliness to "hold your liquour", not…"
A discussion about what it means to be manly on the inside. We can participate in all the manly activities we desire and still be a coward. Men are involved in a variety of careers and hobbies that differ greatly, but we can all still be great men.See More
"It is also interesting to think of predestination, in the sense that since God is omniscient, he can't help but know who is going to heaven and who to hell. He can't help but know our every action since the moment he first conceived…"
"I sleep naked. Occassionally, if it is cool in the room, I will wear a t-shirt because my shoulders get cold. Only where boxers when sharing a hotel room with family members other than my wife like when we go on family trips,…"
"I'm actually in the same boat, so to speak. I don't like showering with my lady friend. Golden ones not withstanding, showering for me is a kind of zen thing. I usually play out my day in my head while I shower, review what shoulda been…"
"Won't speak for Joe, but I'll say that if we're completely controlled by the cosmos, no determinist can help being a determinist, and no free will guy can help being that. So there's no point in trying to convince anyone.…"