but what I don't get is why kicking against the pricks? When you realize that ppl are your intellectual inferior, but claim superiority (replace intellectual with spiritual or whatever adjective)...why continue with them when their goal, isn't to discuss, learn, or even impart knowledge, but just shut down the conversation to where they are the only one crying in the wilderness?
Give him is heart's desire. As long as you meet Jack on his terms, you keep him in his low level of development, and foster his immaturity. What Jack cannot handle is not being listened to, as long as you are listening to him in his mind he is "winning" (souls).