Power of Story Send a Tweet        
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
Life Arts

Standard of Betterness - Part 2

By       Message Daniel Penisten       (Page 1 of 3 pages)     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  Add to My Group(s)

Interesting 1   Inspiring 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H4 5/26/16

Author 73635
Become a Fan
  (16 fans)

'Betterness' as a Moral qualitative standard
'Betterness' as a Moral qualitative standard
(Image by Daniel Penisten)
  Permission   Details   DMCA
- Advertisement -
What What We mean by "Betterness" in Self-Governance -- Part 2

When We The People engage in legislation decision of governance, don't We always do so in order to make Our Lives and Nation Better? This should be the why of it.

- Advertisement -

Whether its solving problems, correcting "mistakes" or trying to develop new ways to enhance More of Our Lives, We always have Better in Our Minds.

To some "Better" means to recapture that that has become lost. It would be "Better" to get certain lost things back. Usually because these things felt good, or We come to realize that they were more important to Us, than We thought. This might be called "Reaching Back For Better".

- Advertisement -

To others "Better" might mean being kinder, or gentler to Ourselves. Or tasting new pleasures. "Reaching Forward for Better".

Some of Us might be focused on removing certain laws that are unfair to some, while these give advantages to others. We seem to sense an unbalance in this phenomena"and that it would be Good to change it, to bring Better Balance into it.

The Wisest of Us see all of these social governance needs and are dedicated to bringing their fulfillment into Our Culture. In the "Spirit of Betterness", to make Our Sovereign Nation Better.

- Advertisement -

But, in Our quest for all of this improvement for Better, We must remember that even "Betterness" can go too far, too fast"and become a worse thing. "Betterness", to be the real deal, has to be well considered and deliberated upon. Steps are usually more serviceable than leaps.

Next Page  1  |  2  |  3

 

- Advertisement -

Interesting 1   Inspiring 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

"White" male. 70 years old. Politically an eclectic, (confused?) mix of Conservative and Progressive. Have a dislike for capitalism, as it is practiced in the United States and as it is used to promote the tyranny of the new world order. (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Direct Democracy - Bill Of Rights - Article 5 - Legal Rights and Responsibilities

Third American Constitution - Direct Democracy - Installment 10 - Article 1 - Section 3 - Items 1 thru 10

TPP Agreement - Part 2 - Chapter 1 - Initial Provisions and General Definitions

Article 16 - New Bill of Rights and Responsibilities

Third American Constitution - Direct Democracy - Installment 4 Article 1 - Section 2 -- Items Three, Four and Five

Third American Constitution - Direct Democracy - Installment 6 - Article 1 - Section 2 -- Items 9,10,11