On God

In this talk, Bruce Di Marsico discusses happiness from the standpoint of religious terminology. God is an explanatory principle. It is the principle of moving toward happiness. What Option means by “happiness”, many in the past have meant by “God”.

To personify God as a real, existing entity is to try to turn towards a “happiness” which is not your own happiness. Religions in general arise from trying to help people to be happy by generalizing (fruitlessly) an individual’s happiness to all.

Option Method – On God