In the age of the Renaissance, many scientists start to deny the old faith while few of them are accepted. When Darwin discovered the natural selection and writed a book about that, most people still believe in god created animals, and many people still believe that now. The same thing happened when Einstein discovered Relativity, many scientists can not understand that as they believe Newton's theory must be true.It seems that those people are stubborn, while in fact they are just defending themselves. Altering attitudes is much more harder than saying "It is right, and I was wrong.", because you have to understand the new attitude first before accpet it. If we meet a conflict between two cognition, we might consider the old faith more to defend ourselves and do not take the risk. While only if the new concepts keep proving it is ture, our belief could change step by step, and finally agree with the new concepts.Sometimes the peer pressure may help us to change the attitude, but the changing of our attitude is combined with stress confusion, that is why we hate that.
Easy to change your attitude?
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