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Tweka
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10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?
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10/19/2014 9:05:47 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Without going down this rabbit hole head first, I'd say self-abuse is when you purposely try to impair the overall healthy functioning of your body. Cutting nails and hair can HELP your overall functioning, as can cutting yourself (surgery, adding adamantium around your bones, etc.) while slitting your throat doesn't help...
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:09:41 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:05:47 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Without going down this rabbit hole head first, I'd say self-abuse is when you purposely try to impair the overall healthy functioning of your body. Cutting nails and hair can HELP your overall functioning, as can cutting yourself (surgery, adding adamantium around your bones, etc.) while slitting your throat doesn't help...

Cutting off my fingers will not affect the whole health function of my body. I still can survive. LOL.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:14:59 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:11:27 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
Surviving does not equal best overall functioning.

What if I told you I have elven fingers on my both hand and I decide to slice one of them to make my hands look like normal people who have ten fingers. Is that a form of self-abuse?
Double_R
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10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.
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10/19/2014 9:25:51 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:14:59 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:11:27 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
Surviving does not equal best overall functioning.

What if I told you I have elven fingers on my both hand and I decide to slice one of them to make my hands look like normal people who have ten fingers. Is that a form of self-abuse?

Depends on that finger- is it cancer stricken? Does it act as a magic wand? If you did ONLY to appear "normal" then I personally would consider it abuse. But again, it depends on the individual...
bulproof
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10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:29:40 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:25:51 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:14:59 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:11:27 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
Surviving does not equal best overall functioning.

What if I told you I have elven fingers on my both hand and I decide to slice one of them to make my hands look like normal people who have ten fingers. Is that a form of self-abuse?

Depends on that finger- is it cancer stricken? Does it act as a magic wand? If you did ONLY to appear "normal" then I personally would consider it abuse. But again, it depends on the individual...

Okay,dude.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:35:18 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:32:34 AM, Thanksfornotraping wrote:
You are welcome- next question?

If X loves to be hit and Y loves to hit. If Y hits X, then is that harmful? Both X and Y enjoy the event.
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10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.
Double_R
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10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...
bulproof
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10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.
Double_R
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10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:51:00 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?

But what if I am feeling nothing.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 9:55:45 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.

If my nail has been separated from my body and now is it still part of mine? I throw my nails away.
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10/19/2014 9:58:26 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:51:00 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?

But what if I am feeling nothing.

Given what you've posted so far on this forum, I would have no doubt about that.
Tweka
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10/19/2014 10:05:22 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:58:26 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:51:00 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?

But what if I am feeling nothing.

Given what you've posted so far on this forum, I would have no doubt about that.

Why? I don't get it. Should I laugh or something?
Double_R
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10/19/2014 10:20:07 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 9:55:45 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.

If my nail has been separated from my body and now is it still part of mine? I throw my nails away.

What does that have to do with our discussion?
Tweka
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10/19/2014 10:21:55 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 10:20:07 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:55:45 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.

If my nail has been separated from my body and now is it still part of mine? I throw my nails away.

What does that have to do with our discussion?

I beat the nail with my hand.
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10/19/2014 10:32:53 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 10:05:22 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:58:26 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:51:00 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?

But what if I am feeling nothing.

Given what you've posted so far on this forum, I would have no doubt about that.

Why? I don't get it. Should I laugh or something?

Cruelty, I think, is the defining variable. Lifting weights fits the description of self-abuse, but it isn't considered as such because it isn't a cruel action against yourself. No malice or hate is involved (normally) in the action and it leads to a beneficial result. So, essentially, intent matters the most; just like any socially unacceptable behavior. Cutting our nails and hair is unnatural, but there's a reason the ends of both have no nerves.
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10/19/2014 10:34:40 AM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 10:32:53 AM, Atmas wrote:
At 10/19/2014 10:05:22 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:58:26 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:51:00 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:44:56 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:40:35 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:36:23 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:29:58 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:28:45 AM, bulproof wrote:
At 10/19/2014 8:55:21 AM, Tweka wrote:
We all know that if we purposely cut our hand or harm our body that is a form of self abuse. But, here comes the question, 'Is cutting hair and nails a form of self abuse?' Hair is by definition Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis, or skin. http://en.wikipedia.org... And, nail by definition is A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the dorsal aspect of the terminal phalanges of fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org...(anatomy) What do you guys think of these?

Do you suffer from another sort of self abuse that would influence you to post this thread?

Imagination.

Proving conclusively that you have no concept of self abuse. But what you do in private is normally classified as such.

Sorry I have avoided the question when reading other things. I will now reply. No, I am not suffering any form of self abuse.

So you only indulge in pleasurable self abuse, you understand that those who suffer from self abuse usually do it for the pleasure as well?

But what if I am feeling nothing.

Given what you've posted so far on this forum, I would have no doubt about that.

Why? I don't get it. Should I laugh or something?

Cruelty, I think, is the defining variable. Lifting weights fits the description of self-abuse, but it isn't considered as such because it isn't a cruel action against yourself. No malice or hate is involved (normally) in the action and it leads to a beneficial result. So, essentially, intent matters the most; just like any socially unacceptable behavior. Cutting our nails and hair is unnatural, but there's a reason the ends of both have no nerves.

Finally thanks Atmas.
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10/19/2014 12:43:10 PM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 10:21:55 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 10:20:07 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:55:45 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
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use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.

If my nail has been separated from my body and now is it still part of mine? I throw my nails away.

What does that have to do with our discussion?

I beat the nail with my hand.

Now you're just being an idiot.
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10/19/2014 1:16:24 PM
Posted: 2 years ago
At 10/19/2014 12:43:10 PM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 10:21:55 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 10:20:07 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:55:45 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:48:40 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:47:05 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:43:56 AM, Double_R wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:32:37 AM, Tweka wrote:
At 10/19/2014 9:21:01 AM, Double_R wrote:
You seem to completely disregard the concept of pain, which is what the word "abuse" most directly relates to.

But if you are doing it to serve some greater purpose then that is completely different.

An abuse without pain is still an abuse right. I abuse the table by cutting it, without any reason. Huh.Is that a form of abuse. I take alcohol in order to make myself my macho?

No, you cannot abuse a table. Here, this will help:

abuse: treat (a person or an animal) with cruelty or violence, especially regularly or repeatedly.
https://www.google.com...

use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse.

Read the examples. You're talking about abuse in the sense of abusing ones power. That is a very different usage of the word, which does not apply to how you treat your body.

If my nail has been separated from my body and now is it still part of mine? I throw my nails away.

What does that have to do with our discussion?

I beat the nail with my hand.

Now you're just being an idiot.

It is my bad. It should be destroying the finger nails by burning them.