Peace is achieved when our conscience rests in the fact that we’ve engaged in ‘right’ living, verses believing that living is a ‘right.
Outside the Apothecary, Hagrid checked Harry’s list again.
‘Just yer wand left — oh yeah, an I still haven’t got yeh a birthday present.’
Harry felt himself go red.
‘You don’t have to –‘
‘I know I don’t have to. Tell yeh what, I’ll get yer animal.
If you walk around proudly when someone greets you with respect or says, ‘welcome, welcome’, you will suffer a loss, right? Here, it was the other person’s duty [social obligation] to welcome you, but you shouldn’t fall short. So you should immediately check your balance-sheet (of karma) to find out where you sustained a loss!
We do not owe any soul, except that which played the most vital role in our lives.
Anger was washed away in the river along with any obligation.
It is a friend’s duty that he does not leave his friend in a difficult position but provide intimacy and support to him. In difficulty who leaves is a false and the one not quitting is a true friend.