Can't we all just get along?
Why can't everyone be willing to compromise and admit when we are wrong or have made a mistake or just don't know the best answer? This is a broad question that could involve relationships, family interaction, sibling rivalries, politics, national agendas, difference of opinions and more.
Our genetic makeup. Just like all other social animals. "Cain't we all jes' git alaong?" (Rodney King). No, because everyone wants to mind everyone else's business. Pick a subject -- religion, sex, economics... Everyone's functioning depends on them thinking they are right. And the more insecure people are, the more they want to mind others' business for them. E.g., Christian and Muslim fundamentalists.
Caesar, this is not proper.
CAESAR (recovering his self-possession):
Pardon him, Theodotus; he is a barbarian, and thinks that the customs of his tribe and island are the laws of nature.
Caesar and Cleopatra, Act II -- [George Bernard Shaw]
by Efficient Admin 6 months ago
Is it okay to avoid family members that you just don't like?If you just can't seem to get along with parents or siblings, etc... and just can't get along and enjoy each other's company, is it okay to avoid them altogether? What if you disown them?
by Lionrhod 3 years ago
Back in the days of the Rodney King riots, one of my favorite folk composers, Fred Small, wrote a song called something like "Can't We All Get Along?" Why am I not entirely sure of the title? Between having lost the original CD in a house fire and all the Google changes in the last few...
by DanuckInUSA 7 years ago
Why can't we all just get along?
by Kathryn L Hill 3 years ago
What are the real problems of the world? I would say a lack of a common/universal sense of destiny. Atheists do not even have a destiny. They just play it by ear. Theists believe in going home to God/Spirit. To go Home would be a great goal for mankind… and bringing heaven to earth would be...
by mistywild 8 years ago
Without all the nonsense talk of religion or politics, each person is allowed to believe what he/she wants, from what I know it's not against the law yet..... so come on peeps. Why must we always inflict our feelings onto others no matter how you kno wthe other person feels? Let's just have fun.
by Muhammad Hajjo 5 years ago
Can't we all just get along??Can't we all just get along??The late Mr. Rodney King asked on T.V. L"Can we all get along" and many others have asked the same Q I posted in the beginning, I say we don't really want to get along, tell me and others what do you think???
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