To see and live from a higher context, we must begin to see that change is not threatening, it just is. It is the movement of Life around the constant and permanent presence of our Higher Self, our God Within. It is seeing and living from the perspective that everything is perfect and was created in love to lead us back to our Source, regardless of appearances.
For appearances. Now there’s a lovely thing to die for.
No one in the world is really over 28. I wish I had known that when I thought I was 40.
You have to look at a thing long enough for it to really show itself to you…
Relativism emerges as the contemporary supplement of a wish to appear democratic, tolerant and humble about one’s ability to grasp the truth. Democracy is perceived as defending the “the right of each person to his or her own viewpoint, so much so, indeed, it seems to imply a tolerance that asks one to relativize one’s own positions and to shrink from putting them forward as true
Nobody wants to look like a fool. Nine times out of ten, that
reason alone keeps people from allowing themselves to believe.
Is,” “is,” “is”-the idiocy of the word haunts me. If it were abolished, human thought might begin to make sense. I don’t know what anything “is”; I only know how it seems to me at this moment.
Nimium ne crede colori
Imagine learning at such a young age that your very appearance-your very identity-is enough to trigger such confusion and animosity. Imagine knowing that people will hate you for no reason other than you are who you are
I remembered my little brother, Allyn, had appeared so innocent and angelic when he slept–similar to Kerrick. It must be a survival tactic. If Allyn hadn’t looked so sweet, we would have killed him while he slept. He had been pure evil when he was awake–similar to Kerrick.