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I was born independent and the biggest mistake I ever made was falling into the arms of society. Free will has become an option, and that is where we have all lost ourselves. You can either choose to live, or avoid the things you will never know by experiencing things at your own discretion.
We are the creator of our own lives.
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Oswulf Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2013  Student General Artist
That's absolutely true. And very succinctly put. Well done.
syntheticSanity Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2010
i second this, let us also add the illusions of choice society provides as to make it look less like a prison. specifically things like we have 300 different fast food services, 500 shoe styles, 700 different lattes, but yet there are 2 political parties ( that will ever be considered of course) and only a hand full of actual importance choices that we really control. we can vote for someone and sure they might get into office, but of course we still can end up disagreeing completely with what they are doing, the excuse being of course well we voted for him. i am sort of crazy with conspiracy theories so i still think that our votes don't even matter but hey we should be more in control of our government but still it completely controls us and our society.
Tohroe Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2010
Apart from the conspiracy theories bit, which I'm not crazy about, yeah you pretty much sum up what I'm saying in a more explicit way.
I like to leave it open to interpretation and try and make it sound pretty, because I'm incredibly superficial about my writing.
RichardWillis Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
rexen724 Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Amen brother! its subtle yet powerful!
Tohroe Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2010
Thank you for the compliment and favourite.
OrenAsher Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2010
Interesting. I agree that sometimes, when we let society influence our choices, we can start to become trapped. But at the same time, if we choose, we can free ourselves again.

Thank you for submitting this to #the-thinkers :heart:
Tohroe Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2010
Nice summary.
And no problem.
JD-x Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2010
Tohroe Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2010
Glad you agree xD
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