But our insistence on holding on to our standard version of reality renders us almost deaf and blind to it.
The reality of our day-to-day life, then, consists of an endless flow of perceptual interpretations which we, the individuals who share a specific membership, have learned to make in common.
Fortunately for you, I'm not concerned at all with whether or not you can take my proposition seriously, and thus I will proceed to elucidate my points, in spite of your opposition, your disbelief, and your inability to understand what I am saying.
Everything I will tell you to do is a technique for stopping the world.
shut the front door