When humanity suffers from the darkness of violence, I will bring the empathetic, soft, kind, light from the moon to enlighten humanity.
But we’re not humanity, we’re just one culture – one culture out of hundreds of thousands that have lived their vision on this planet and sung their song. If it were humanity that needed changing, then we’d be out of luck. But it isn’t humanity that needs changing, it’s just…us.
Many Americans first fell in love with the poetry of the thirteenth century teacher and spiritual leader Jelalludin Rumi during the early 1990s when the unparalleled lyrical grace, philosophical brilliance, and spiritual daring of his work took modern Western readers completely by surprise. The impact of its soulful beauty and the depth of its profound humanity were so intense that they reportedly prompted numerous individuals to spontaneously compose poetry.
True humanity demands that every human should be loved equally, but if that’s not possible for you then at least love whoever you wants to but respect everyone.
Travel is costly yes, but it pays dividends too.
Many people genuinely do not wish to be saints, and it is possible that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never had much temptation to be human beings.
People come as they are, and alter you as themselves.
Art and science should serve humanity and not the other way around.
Don’t despise your contributions to Humanity. Every little kind deed counts.
Mortals are odd creatures in that sense-flawed yet hopeful. One can study them through millennia and still get nowhere near full understanding of their nature.