Equality of mankind is achieved by recognition of its similarities and its differences. For only then is balance recognized, and greatness achieved.
Does this path have a heart? If it does, the path is good. If it doesn’t, it is of no use.
Our existence is tied to the interconnectedness that holds us and everything else together.
There can be no one place to be. There can be no one way to be, no one way to practice, no one way to learn, no one way to love, no one way to grow or heal, no one way to live; no one way to feel, no one thing to know or be known. The particulars count.
One gains an authentic sense of pride only from one’s own achievements, not from inherited characteristics.