Intended or Not and the Courage Required

Photo by Sammie Chaffin on Unsplash. Courage is required for either path of intention or accident.

Are we here as a result of intention or accident? Does the universe exist because someone or something wanted and wants it to? Or, did everything that exists come about by a purposeless and mysterious confluence of strange occurrences?

It is the question that Plato posed in The Philebus where he suggested he was far from the first to ask this most important question:

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Gerald R. Baron

Gerald R. Baron

Husband, father, grandfather, mostly-retired, farm advocate, author, communicator. Deeply curious about science, nature, spirit and history.