Originally Posted by listopencil
It's a game that has to be played by those who wish to influence the behavior of others. It's hard to drag around that "holier than thou" attitude unless you can dig up a few thous to look down upon. With love of course. You have to shake your head and look down your nose at the people who just don't get it, and wistfully hope that someday they might be as devout as you.
It is almost as bad as those that degrade others because of their faith - the supposed logic and scientific version of holier than thou, wistfully hoping someday they are as smart as you.