Lingering, bottled-up anger never reveals the ‘true colors’ of an individual. It, on the contrary, becomes all mixed up, rotten, confused, forms a highly combustible, chemical compound then explodes as something foreign, something very different than one’s natural self.
And the Light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not
And the Light shineth in darkness; and she comprehended it not
The Light still shines in darkness; and she did not know this
His Light continue to shine in the darkness; and she did not recognize him
He loved in spite of the darkness; and she comprehended it not
Any man filled with empathy is capable of gaining valuable insights on the human condition through the suffering of others. You do not need to suffer to know suffering, but you need empathy first to identify and feel the suffering of others around you.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
It is with our voices we remember, with our ears we understand.
Let our information and social technologies raise awareness and not propaganda, build connections and not passive-aggression.
The accountant lingers at his children’s doorway a moment more, listening to the easy rhythm of their breathing, and something cold moves through him, like the passage of a ghost – but he know that’s not it. It’s more like the portent of a future. A future that must never come to pass…
…and for the first time, he gives rise to a thought that is silently echoed in millions of homes that night.
My God… what have we done?
Failure fear people who pursue success, cause their bravery to become successful is far more than failure to understand.
One must find rhythms others’ ears don’t hear.