Why Opinions DON’T Matter!

An opinion is worth a dime a dozen. 💲

Everybody has them, good and bad, and now more than ever opinions can be shared instantaneously! 💻

Think about it: 𝐛𝐞𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐰𝐞 𝐝𝐢𝐝𝐧’𝐭 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐠𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐨𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐚𝐬 𝐟𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐧𝐥𝐲 𝐚𝐬 𝐰𝐞 𝐝𝐨 𝐧𝐨𝐰. 💨

If you wanted to write an opinion to a newspaper article, there was no guarantee your comment would even be featured in the newspaper. These days we can easily see them all in online comment sections. 📰

If you wanted to write an inflammatory message to someone, you’d have to get out a pen, paper, envelope, and stamp. You’d have to write it, and then drive to the post office to mail it. 📮

The beauty of this was you’d have plenty of time to think twice before you sent a message you may later regret. Online you can send it instantly and never look back. 🖱️

𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐰𝐚𝐬 𝐨𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐚 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐥𝐞𝐠𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐮𝐬 𝐡𝐚𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐛𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞 𝐚 𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧: “𝐈 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐚 𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐤 𝐦𝐲 𝐨𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐧!” ⚖️

Again, opinions aren’t “good” or “bad”. Some are and some aren’t. Some are constructive but many, if not most, tend to be destructive. 🗣️

𝐀𝐧𝐝 𝐈’𝐯𝐞 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐦 𝐭𝐨𝐨! 🙋‍♂️

Read many of my posts and you’ll see I have many, so this is not about pointing fingers here! Just take a look at the first sentence in this post! 😂

It’s not about blaming social media or the internet for opinions. They’re both tools, and any tool can be used for better or for worse. With every advancement in technology will always come a new set of problems to consider. This just happens to be one of them that we’re still figuring out solutions for. 👍

So what is 1 solution to these excessive opinions? Like the beautiful quote by Paulo Coelho says below:

𝐁𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐞𝐱𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞, 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐟𝐟𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞. 𝐃𝐨𝐧’𝐭 𝐒𝐀𝐘 𝐢𝐭; 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐁𝐄 𝐢𝐭. 👤

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