Perception is the way we view or look at something which allows our minds to form opinions as to the validity or accuracy in which we interpret the information we process. However our perception can be altered without any great difficulty by the influence of suggestion being introduced into the mix..
Doubt consumes even the wise man without reassurance and rationality being present to confirm what we perceive to be real in appearance and substance regardless of knowledge or information to the contrary. but a wise man realizes when it is prudent to concede an argument! for wisdom without mercy is like being intelligent despite wanting to fane ignorance constantly out of contempt or dislike for society as a whole..
Americas perception as it pertains to the pit bull terrier is somewhat clouded by mis-information and prejudice to the degree that people are failing to realize without dog fighting coming into the picture ! that pit bulls would still be Americas Nanny dog! and perhaps would still stand for a certain branch of our Military as well?..
Strength is something every creature has in common with mankind! even the weakest or smallest form of life can be strong without being overbearing or vane, if they have the strength to remain humble throughout struggles or difficulties which will certainly serve to give even the meekest of men pause to re-evaluate their faith or beliefs out of sheer confusion over the weakness being displayed by so many today..
However if perception is a product of information or knowledge then why is it 5 people can view the same traffic accident with everyone of them reporting what they perceived to be true yet all 5 people see something totally different? The reason is primarily due to the vantage point of the viewers being different! which is exactly why perception is truly in the eyes of the beholder! and changing Americas perception of pit bulls is not much different then attempting to make people believe that Moses parted the Red Sea by raising his arms towards the sky! anyone that did not witness this miracle first hand would see things totally different from someone that watched the miracle unfold..
i perceive that it is possible to change Americas thoughts regarding the American pit bull terrier ! through education and truth all things become possible ! even undoing the falsehoods of breedism is within our reach through vigilance and honesty all things can be restored regardless of the existing prejudices of this vile legislation known as BSL...