Complacency Can Kill

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complacency-christian-life-danger“Complacency is

1
:  self-satisfaction especially when accompanied by unawareness of actual dangers or deficiencies
2
:  an instance of usually unaware or uninformed self-satisfaction

Examples of COMPLACENCY

  1. The public was lulled into complacency.
  2. <a momentary complacency that was quickly dispelled by the shock of cold reality>
  3. He sees a dangerous sense of complacency about the U.S. stock market—where investors were emboldened.” source: Merriam Webster
“I’m worried that students will take their obedient place in society and look to become successful cogs in the wheel – let the wheel spin them around as it wants without taking a look at what they’re doing. I’m concerned that students not become passive acceptors of the official doctrine that’s handed down to them from the White House, the media, textbooks, teachers and preachers.”
Howard Zinn

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