“Destroy ‘the ego’, hound it, beat it, snub it, tell it where it gets off? Great fun, no doubt, but where is it? Must you not find it first? Isn’t there a word about catching your goose before you can cook it? The great difficulty here is that there isn’t one.”
– ‘Posthumous Pieces’ by Wei Wu Wei.
True Home – Thich Nhat Hanh
Who do you discriminate against?
Who do you wish suffering on? Who do you suffer for? What arbitrary characteristic calls for discrimination and suffering?
Individuals with different politics? Other races? Genders? Cultures? Religion? Education levels? Sexuality? Species?
See yourself in others. Then whom can you hurt? What harm can you do?
“It is our earth, not yours or mine or his. We are meant to live on it, helping each other, not destroying each other.”
– J. Krishnamurti
It’s been almost a year since I updated this blog. My sincere apologies. I shall endeavour to update more frequently.
May all beings be happy & liberated.