From the entire VRI team, we'd like to thank you for your support over the past 40 days. Going forward from the Kickstarter, we are now focusing our entire efforts at PantheonRotF.com. There you will be able to pledge directly to game development. For Kickstarter pledgers, nothing has been charged to you, so please feel free to resubmit your pledges at the post-Kickstarter site. Thank you again, from the bottom of our hearts. Come join in the development process, and we'll see you all in Terminus very soon! Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen is an MMORPG based on challenging gameplay and open world high fantasy, with a strong focus on group-oriented content. The player is a legendary Hero, stripped of his or her powerful relics and left to explore the distinct and epic regions of Terminus. Pantheon’s combat places a focus on preparation and awareness– providing players with challenging scenarios that require not only understanding, but skill to rise above their opposition. "Strata! Classes 1.
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11 Most Important Philosophical Quotations1. “The unexamined life is not worth living” – Socrates (470-399 BCE) Socrates’ [wiki] belief that we must reflect upon the life we live was partly inspired by the famous phrase inscribed at the shrine of the oracle at Delphi, “Know thyself.” The key to finding value in the prophecies of the oracle was self-knowledge, not a decoder ring. Socrates felt so passionately about the value of self-examination that he closely examined not only his own beliefs and values but those of others as well. 2. Commonly known as Ockham’s razor, the idea here is that in judging among competing philosophical or scientific theories, all other things being equal, we should prefer the simplest theory. The ultimate irony of Ockham’s razor may be that some have used it to prove God is unnecessary to the explanation of the universe, an idea Ockham the Franciscan priest would reject. 3. Referring to the original state of nature, a hypothetical past before civilization, Hobbes [wiki] saw no reason to be nostalgic.
Implicit Association TestIt is well known that people don't always 'speak their minds', and it is suspected that people don't always 'know their minds'. Understanding such divergences is important to scientific psychology. This web site presents a method that demonstrates the conscious-unconscious divergences much more convincingly than has been possible with previous methods. This new method is called the Implicit Association Test, or IAT for short. In addition, this site contains various related information. You have been redirected to this page because we detected that you are viewing the website with a touch device. If you are not using a touch device and have been mistakenly redirected here, please use this link to take a test on the demonstration site. The following tests are derived from the book "Blindspot" which can be obtained from here. Race IAT Flower-Insect IAT Gender Career-Family IAT Race Weapons IAT
100 inspirational quotes to celebrate 100 blog posts100 quotes - to inspire, challenge, encourage, remind, enlighten, reassure, soothe, and delight. In celebration of 100 blog posts at Always Well Within! Many thanks to my wonderful readers and subscribers. Please enjoy this feast of wisdom! “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” - Maya Angelou“If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.” “It’s a terrible thing to see and have no vision.” - Helen Keller“You will succeed if you persevere; and you will find joy in overcoming obstacles. - Helen Keller“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” - Helen Keller“We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world.” - Helen Keller“We do not write in order to be understood; we write in order to understand.” - C.S. “If you mind is empty, it is always ready for anything; it is open to everything.
Dalai Lama’s 18 rules for livinglifestyle Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. fonte: owenkelly.netRosenhan experimentRosenhan's study was done in two parts. The first part involved the use of healthy associates or "pseudopatients" (three women and five men, including Rosenhan himself) who briefly feigned auditory hallucinations in an attempt to gain admission to 12 different psychiatric hospitals in five different states in various locations in the United States. All were admitted and diagnosed with psychiatric disorders. After admission, the pseudopatients acted normally and told staff that they felt fine and had no longer experienced any additional hallucinations. The second part of his study involved an offended hospital administration challenging Rosenhan to send pseudopatients to its facility, whom its staff would then detect. The study concluded "it is clear that we cannot distinguish the sane from the insane in psychiatric hospitals" and also illustrated the dangers of dehumanization and labeling in psychiatric institutions. The pseudopatient experiment Impact and controversy
QuotesBeware of your thoughts, they become your words. Beware of your words, they become your actions. Beware of your actions, they become your habits. Beware of your habits, they become your character.Snooki QuotesSnooki Rolling Stone Pictures Episode 13 | Finale I am so excited because we are going to see the crocadillies. If you want me to cook and poison everybody & we're gonna be dead in 2 minutes?... Whatever. A crow comes and it starts quacking at us... or not quacking, what does a crow do? Episode 12 I go crazy in this house, living with nutjobs.. We are going to Space.. [Vinny]'s like my big brother, I love him.. but usually you don't have sex with your big brother. One [fireman] is tall, tanned.. & he looked Italian, so I woulda smushed that, yes. Episode 11 I’m not sure what lobsters eat, but I think they eat like insects or something… so I was gonna feed them worms. Episode 10 What I would love to find is a guido, juicehead with my style who's not a cheater 'cause I'm not gonna go on Match.com again. (to Angelina) If you want to make out with me, just ask... Episode 9 Angelina got it in with Vinny cuz she's a loosey-goose & then she had sex with Jose the next day... Grenade Grundle Chodes. Mommy?
Gender PrevenienceTop 100 Inspirational QuotesInspirational Quotes by Henry David Thoreau 1. A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone. 2. 3. Inspirational Quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Friedrich Nietzsche Inspirational Quotes 11. 12. 13. Albert Einstein Inspirational Quotes 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. Inspirational Quotes by Mark Twain 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. Robert Frost Inspirational Quotes 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. Inspirational Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. Rabindranath Tagore Inspirational Quotes 40. 41. 42. 43. Inspirational Quotes by Swami Vivekananda 44. 45. 46. 47. Winston Churchill Inspirational Quotes 48. It is better to be making the news than taking it; to be an actor rather than a critic. 49. 50. Inspirational Quotes by Aristotle 51. 52. Voltaire Quotes 53. 54. 55. Michael Jordan Inspirational Quotes 56. 57. 58. 59. Inspirational Quotes by Henry Ford 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. Truman Capote Inspirational Quotes 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76.
Animal Rights Quotes, Sayings about Animal Welfare, Cruelty, CompassionRelated Quotes Animals Civil Disobedience Integrity Vegetarianism Ask the experimenters why they experiment on animals, and the answer is: "Because the animals are like us." Ask the experimenters why it is morally okay to experiment on animals, and the answer is: "Because the animals are not like us." God loved the birds and invented trees. We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form. From beasts we scorn as soulless, In forest, field and den, The cry goes up to witness The soullessness of men. The question is not, "Can they reason?" I care not much for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it. Personally, I would not give a fig for any man's religion whose horse, cat and dog do not feel its benefits. No one in the world needs a mink coat but a mink. Never wear anything that panics the cat.