that it must seem like the right thing to a child. But logic is not subjective. It's simply not logical or reasonable. It is...irrational. And that is exactly the point. It seems right or at least like the right choice to a child, but that is because there is something wrong with us. I believe that there is universal truth.
Oh, one question for you: since you don't believe people are inherently bad, why be a libertarian? If people can be trusted, and people are not really that bad, why not just put both feet into a government that runs everything?
"Be a listener only, keep within yourself, and endeavor to establish with yourself the habit of silence, especially on politics." -Thomas Jefferson
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