It paints the stanchions of its cage until they disappear.
When things begin to make sense, you are entering a narrative. When everything makes sense you have crossed the event horizon and are fully within the narrative. From that point forward, everything you experience is Confirmation Bias.
Part of the motivation to have the staying power to impact another to grow into a more positive place is derived from the joy of f***ing with them for their own eventual good.
I’m 67. When I came out of the shower, I bent over to pick up my towel. My hair fell in front of my face. And I thought, “In all these years, I’ve never tried to fling my head back so my hair will swoop over my head like it does in the movies.” So, I tried it., staggered backward and nearly fell out the window.
God, in His wisdom, has arranged the world so that none of us, even if only unwittingly stepping on bugs in the grass, cannot avoid causing pain and death. In this way, we are all responsible for suffering, for only if everyone of us is guilty can all of us be guilty.
Those who believe in the strength of their convictions speak softly in an effort to persuade.
Those who do not believe their convictions are strong shout to drown out all contrary voices.
The real battle is not between
Left and Right but between
Dividers and Uniters
Those who speak out in anger succumb to the devil, who seeks to divide us.
Before I shower, I always check the tub for any bugs that may need rescuing. And yet, I eat meat.
I am physiologically predisposed to be an omnivore, but I am not predisposed to take a life when it serves no purpose.
You steal all my stuff
so you can give me gifts