It's also about control. If you think by being subservient and living the way they want you to will mean a better afterlife, you will willingly give up your life to serve the people in power. Not so if it is the only life you have.
Plus, it'll be an excellent opportunity to expose how stupid you are, so anyone who hears you can laugh at you. >:P
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"as long as we think we're separate from the rest of the universe we are bound to compare ourselves to others." So many times I have given excuses as to "why not me." Repeating over and over "Oh well she's got a better chance of that because she was born into it or she's known them forever my chances are slim to none." Yet this belief I am beginning to think is the exact reason for suffering. Why do we let ourselves believe we are not capable or that someone else is more capable. When you…