[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Using Ubuntu when I'm used to Debian.

On Thu, 6 Apr 2006 00:29:14 -0400
Hal Vaughan wrote:
>On Thursday 06 April 2006 00:26, Chris Metzler wrote:
>>On Wed, 5 Apr 2006 14:19:12 -0400
>>Hal Vaughan wrote:
>>> And that proves even more that you are not volunteering your time
>>> unless you get something for it.  That's not volunteering.
>>> Volunteering is giving without expecting a ROI.
>> This is fiction.  Everyone who volunteers gets a return on their
>> investment; without it, they wouldn't volunteer.  That "return"
>> may not be in some sort of traditional form like cash, goods, or
>> services; but if the volunteer absolutely truly got nothing out
>> of it -- no sense of satisfaction, no gladness at having been
>> able to help another, absolutely nothing -- then there is nothing
>> to drive the volunteer towards that activity as opposed to another.
> Ironic that you would say this, especially considering your sig.

How so?


Chris Metzler			cmetzler@speakeasy.snip-me.net
		(remove "snip-me." to email)

"As a child I understood how to give; I have forgotten this grace since I
have become civilized." - Chief Luther Standing Bear

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: PGP signature

Reply to: