posted on Nov, 6 2018 @ 11:56 AM
a reply to: 3NL1GHT3N3D1
The problem has a lot to do with the asymmetry of the dualistic structure of the mind. Our subconscious mind tends to drive most of our decision
making. While the conscious mind has the ability to override the subconscious mind, such a devious action requires tremendous energy and motivation.
This is why people can undergo total change under situations of extreme pressure or extreme ecstasy. Keep the masses in a state of fear or pride, and
reinforce those states with repetitive affirmations (propaganda), and it can be very easy to steer any number of people like cattle.
On the other hand, if one were to take note of this asymmetric duality, and actively change their own subconscious beliefs to reflect the desires of
the conscious mind, then that individual's stream of thought would become significantly more coherent, and that much less susceptible to social
Nevertheless, most people don't really know what they consciously desire, so it is much easier to partake in the conscious desires of the hive than it
its to develop one's own individual desires. This challenge tends to further solidify the dualistic feedback loop that is Social Entrainment. By
adopting the conscious desires of the hive, one effectively accepts the subconscious reprogramming from the hive, resulting in a collective
Ultimately, people embrace hive mentality over individuality simply because they fear the uncertainty of individuality.
As for me, I believe both consciously and subconsciously, "Delight yourself in the Lord, and He will give you the desire of your heart". He gives me
what my heart desires, and when I don't know what I desire, He provides me with something to desire. So for me, the question becomes: Am I being
entrained to the world, or to the rhythm of God's own heart?
edit on 6-11-2018 by BELIEVERpriest because: added comments