On why I have decided to start a blog

I am a great believer in Voltaire’s proclamation that “Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is an absurd one.” Most all of my thoughts and beliefs are subject not only to the continual external criticism and scepticism life throws at us all but also internally, from myself.¬†It is, I think, all part of a¬†continual project of self-improvement or perhaps more accurately, self-actualisation.

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