Tagged: Debate

Learning from Other Viewpoints 0

Learning from Other Viewpoints

I enjoy talking to people with different viewpoints and opinions. Either I learn something new and see something from a new perspective, or they unintentionally provide me more evidence as to why I was correct in the first place...
I Try 0

I Try

You know, I try hard to correct myself when I am wrong. I don't like being wrong. I don't like being called wrong. I want to be right, and am willing to change myself to be right. For example, I wrote this big long article yesterday morning, and this morning I realized that I was…
The Process of Being Open Minded 0

The Process of Being Open Minded

To make sure you remain open-minded, it is useful to follow a certain process to make sure that you have the best possible understanding of a particular topic. This process is ongoing, and a truly open-minded person is continuously learning and adjusting based on new input. Research and observe.  Ask questions. Draw conclusions based on research…
Winning an Argument by Losing 0

Winning an Argument by Losing

I remember one time I won an argument by losing it. I was having a heated discussion with someone, and we were disagreeing about the facts. She kept insisting she was right, and I gave a compelling argument on why I was actually correct. I could see a certain point where she realized that she…