Saturday, November 23, 2013

Dealing with doubt and uncertainty without religion

As Richard Feynman said, "Once you start doubting....it gets a little harder to believe." But how do you handle uncertainty without religion? For some, it can lead to anxiety or breed extremism. Others learn to embrace it...



William James used to preach the "will-to-believe." For my part, I should wish to preach the "will-to-doubt" .... What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out, which is the exact opposite.
- Bertrand Russell 

Additional online resources

MetrolinaRfR hosted a meeting in Mooresville, NC on December 24, 2013 to discuss dealing with doubt and uncertainty without religion. We hope you find these topical resources useful in understanding and dealing with doubt.