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Why do you think there's so much pain in the world?

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Why bother with a post grad course - waste of time? 17-10-2016

    Because we don't have any other experience to compare to. I think a better question would be "Why is there any pain?"...I think it is merely the nature of the universe we are in, nothing more mysterious than that. At the human level, I think as the centuries go by, we will move towards minimizing pain as much as we can, which is of course limited by our own ability.

    A large amount of it is human self-interest and intelligence. (those two ideas link heavily)
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