A blog containing pieces of myself for others to read and consume at their leisure...
If a person seems wicked, do not cast him away. Awaken him with your words, elevate him with your deeds, repay his injury with your kindness. Do not cast him away; cast away his wickedness.
If you are part of an invading/occupying military force in a foreign country and you are shooting at someone who shot at you first, you are not defending yourself.
Enlightenment is a destructive process. has nothing to do with becoming better or being happier. Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth. It’s seeing
through the facade of pretense. It’s the complete eradication of everything we imagined to be true.
World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.