Originally posted by PrplHrt
reply to post by nixie_nox
No, it ISN'T about the children. They don't contribute to society for years.
They don't work.
They don't pay bills.
They don't pay taxes.
There are a lot of people who have no children who, all their lives, are forced to provide for them.
Yes, consider the children, but REMEMBER and APPRECIATE who pays for them. ADULTS.
Ah, you are one of those sad members of society who can't see past their own needs to see how society works as a whole, and refuse to, who develop
mantras such as these so they don't have to worry about anyone else except their own selfish needs. That if you don't have an immediate use, then
you are un necessary. Who "thinks" that they don't need anybody to survive. it is a form of eliteism to convince yourself of importance that you
An apple seed may not be productive, but with lots of tlc and protection, it grows into a productive apple tree, that needs other trees (without
genetic interference from humans) that produces apples. It depends on sun and water to grow and the hard work of bees to pollanate.
Children are the most important resource. They need to be educated, fed, and guided so they can be productive adults. And the better the job the adult
does, the better the member of society the child will be.
The doctor that saves lives, was once a child. The teacher that teaches others how to read was once a child. The person that built the building you
live nad work in was once a child, and their parents gave all the resources they had to make sure they were there. The parents of the firefighter that
saves your house gave unselfishly to make sure that someone is there to rescue your house.
The parents of the child who helped develop the internet you are now using, gave selflessly to give you the platform to practise your selfishness, so
did the parents of the person who made the computer you are using, the road you drive on, the food you eat, the water you drink, the car you drive,
and the cardiologist who will try to save your miserable heart.
Evidence has shown that since the evolution of man, that tribes saved and protected the members of their colony, no matter their status and condition,
to make sure that the species succeeded.
So actually, members of society who think they can dictate who is important and who isn't, who is self servicing and only care about number #1, are
exactly what society DOESN'T need, and are therefore useless. Despite their claims otherwise.
Children are a resourcs, that continues the