is only a small portion of the feedback gathered from members of Philosophy Dinners groups
around the world.
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“ It was a fantastic, thought-provoking and
entertaining evening. Five strangers with five very different, yet similar
lives. There was much to be shared and a lot to be learned! ”
"It was amazing, I met a lot of inspiring people - talked about interesting
issues, with cultural differences, perspective differences and so on."
"Interesting. Thought-provoking. Challenged my ideas about
“It is a delightful evening of discussion that is rare
to come by in our day to day lives.”
"This was my first time attending as well as being the facilitator and I
thoroughly enjoyed myself, and each of the other attendees seemed to have a good
time as well. I did not have to do much, each person contributed positively and
proactively and listened respectfully to everyone else."
“A fun event
with thought-provoking conversation and a good venue to meet new and interesting
"Excellent topic and view points. David did a great job of
keeping the meeting flowing. Everyone participated and I found the discussion
fascinating and with grow potential to observe myself as to my ethics and morals
in the future! Thank you...."
"A great night. Lovely mix of people - thoughtful, sharing,
listening, respectful... a little bit of heaven. Now I'm really hooked and won't
miss the next one."
"A fantastic idea."
"Brilliant, I felt like a lot of cobwebs were blown away."
"Great event, wonderful people, lots of interesting discussion.
The facilitator notes were very comprehensive, but weren't needed after a while,
as the conversation flowed naturally by itself! A lovely evening out."
"I think it's a great way to meet like-minded people and share
insights. Hope to have more events like this."
"Wonderful group of people and interesting discussion. I don't
think we've solved the world's problems yet... but give us time, like another
millennium or more."
"Great group of thinkers! I enjoyed everyone's thoughts and
"The brain food that I crave."
"I had an excellent time meeting everyone and I enjoyed the
"A very enjoyable evening, I met some lovely people, I hope to
see again. We had some thought provoking discussions with a few ideas I shall
look-up to find out more."
"Good discussion, good people, good event."
"very good indeed!!!"
"A thoughtful and good group of folks."
"What a gift it was. I felt like I had sat down in another
world, a world far from the routines and immediacies of everyday life. Great
"I enjoyed meeting my fellow attendees: I felt that the
group was friendly, the conversation flowed nicely, and we had an interesting,
lively discussion on various aspects relating to the topic at hand. :-)"
"This was my first time at an event like this. Small groups
with the list of quotes, questions and prompts works well!"
"I enjoyed the evening and would attend again."
"Good group where everyone gets a chance to give their
input. I hope to come out again! :)"
"It's the first one I've been to, looking forward to the
"It was great. I enjoyed the discussions and everyone's
"The gathering of intelligent people to hold discussions
about ideas is, unfortunately, not common enough. This is a good way to
re-energize the good ol' fashioned idea of sitting down and talking with
"Like a nice dinner party with interesting guests. Quite
"It was fantastic to connect with such lovely people and
discuss the meaning of life!"
"Great discourse...very lively and interesting."
"Great group of people! I will be back for a future
Philosophy Dinner! Thanks for setting this up Glen, you are a visionary."
"From what I've seen so far, this being my first meetup
with this group, it appears that the participants are both thoughtful and open
"The discussion was lively and interesting and I left the
dinner with new insights and many ideas to reflect on. Julie did a super
job facilitating and I loved meeting her, Gina and Peter. They all three are
intelligent, kind, thoughtful Good Citizens. Glen, thank you so much for
arranging this meetup."
"Interesting conversation with many different perspectives.
Time well spent!"
"I thought the content of discussion was really interesting
and really well prepared."
"A wonderful concept ! I'm looking forward to coming to
more meetups !!"
"Absolutely excellent group, been to 3 meetups so far and
each one has been fun, thought provoking and filled with the right mix of
on-topic discussion with some leeway added in. This group is the real deal! :)"
"This was my first time and I thoroughly enjoyed the
"So far, so good... :)"
"Great people. Great conversation."
"Excellent engagement and very respectful of alternative
perspectives. A huge hit for me!"
"As always it is a very organized night. Very enjoyable.
Nourishing to the mind and soul."
"Nice mix of theorising and casual conversation, with an
emphasis on applying philosophy to how we live our lives."
"This was my first meetup with the group. I enjoyed it and
am looking to attend more."
"Great fun and interesting group."
"I'd definitely come again. It's great meeting you guys!!! :)"
"Worth the time and then some."
"I am very pleased with this meetup group."
"This was my first time out. I was impressed by the variety and
quality of the people, good gender balance, well-organized."
"This is great. It's very well-organized and lots of fun."
"A humble group."
"I enjoyed it and it was helpful to have a leader in the group
who had questions and started it all off."
"Fabulous group! I had a thoroughly enjoyable evening filled with
thought provoking, animated conversations... with fascinating, truly intelligent
people with a diverse range of perspectives."
"A group full of positive energy and willing to share their
feelings and beliefs."
"Interesting topic and had a good discussion. :)"
"Great discussion. Really enjoyed it."
"It was good to meet everyone. Deep and satisfying discussion."