An uplifting story.
Naturally, "without trying" is subject to dispute. (14 minute video.)
I never knew Jack in the Box was just so very funny.
Also see "Laughing Quadruplets - The Next Day".
Schopenhauer has the reputation of being difficult to understand. So this elementary introduction to a major theme of his work was welcome.
And it rings the doorbell, too.
Way to go, Sir Paul!
"The truth about health or personal relationships can entail pain and regret. Is it sometimes better to stay in the dark?"
Maybe if you have three months left, with absolutely no hope, not even a miracle, maybe yes. Otherwise, no.
Count me as firmly on the side of "It's a risk I'm very willing to take."
An excellent addition to reliable principles describing the real world: "The amount of energy needed to refute bullshit is an order of magnitude bigger than to produce it."
Under the right circumstances almost anybody can be redeemed.