My version of the famous René Descartes quote
Luck does not exist
Not only are simulated entities completely controlled by someone, they only exist in that someone’s world and cannot be conscious.
Being ascetic leads to a boring life and loss of attention to surroundings
There is no moral duty to be vegan
If North Koreans genuinely believe that their life is okay, their life is okay. If Saudi women genuinely believe that they have enough rights, they have enough rights
Life has no reason to make the best choices for you, so make your own
A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right and raises at first a formidable outcry in defence of custom