Philosophy is a general overview of how our society functions by how we
think and the many ways in which we act. It can also be described as the
love of wisdom. As individuals, we are introduced to ideas that test our
knowledge of the different concepts of life, with questions such as, Who
are we? and Why are we put here?
Philosophy and our daily lives are closely linked together. At work
and or school, we are sometimes bombarded with question that may
occasionally affect our way of thinking, and in some cases our moral
beliefs. In the community, we are subjected to things that become
integrated into our lives, and we are left with the agony of trying to
figure out the right or wrong answers to the questions which was brought
Philosophy is life. Without it we would not be able to ask the
questions which are associated with the whole idea of philosophy; such
as, Is there a God? Morally, we are brought up to believe that God truly
exists through religion, but how can we be so sure?
It has been said that philosophy does not have a right or wrong
answer, but could it be that we as a community did not search hard enough
for the answer? And can we use logic as a tool for answering
Philosophy has existed sine the beginning and it has begun to open
our minds to new and different perspectives. To continue this process of
intellectual thinking, we must first be open-minded and willing to accept
change. The real question however, is whether or not society can accept
the change that philosophical thinking can bring.