The Power Of Ideas
Last updated 8/25/2021 at 12:22pm
Ideas are not physical, material things that we can hold in our hands or put on shelves. They are comparable to the wind or air or, as Bob Dylan would say, “blowing in the wind.” Ideas can be compared to tools or weapons. Yet ideas are more powerful than hurricanes, swords or bombs. Ideas can bring people together, create peace and harmony or ideas can tear people apart, create war, devastation and destruction.
It is not the few who “live in their heads;” all of us live in our heads. We carry ideas that inform our existence, give meaning to our lives and move us to act....