Silas Marner Quotes by George Eliot
Why you think you're right -- even if you're wrong - Julia Galef
There are times that for the sake of your business you may have to eat crow. It is one of the hardest parts of relationships, but it can be critical to maintaining the peace. Have you ever been in a situation with a client where you knew you were right but you kept hearing that voice in your head say: the customer is always right?
Why Always Being Right Can Be Wrong
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "right-and-wrong" Showing of The worst thing you can do is nothing. Next time you're faced with a choice, do the right thing. It hurts everyone less in the long run. Black or white.
Learning to Walk Again
Why is there so much animosity between Republicans and Democrats, conservatives and liberals? Part of the answer is that many of them have been indoctrinated; they have been taught allegiance to one side over another and never thought to question it., It all started in elementary school. You remember the kid who thought he or she had the answer to every question, right?
Peter Ellerton does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. We like to think that we reach conclusions by reviewing facts, weighing evidence and analysing arguments. But this is not how humans usually operate, particularly when decisions are important or need to be made quickly. What we usually do is arrive at a conclusion independently of conscious reasoning and then, and only if required, search for reasons as to why we might be right. The first process, drawing a conclusion from evidence or facts, is called inferring; the second process, searching for reasons as to why we might believe something to be true, is called rationalising.