the whole universe consists of a cosmic Self playing hide-and-seek (Lila); hiding from itself (Maya) by becoming all the living and non-living things in the universe and forgetting what it really is — the upshot being that we are all IT in disguise.
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
It’s life’s illusions i recall
i really don’t know life
at all …
I can love more people this way.
Learn how to see.
Realize that everything connects to everything else.
- Define what “good” means to you.
- Be good for its own sake.
- Be proactive: Actually do good things, not just avoid bad things.
- Consider the results.
- Consider the greater good.
- Be balanced.
- Give people the benefit of the doubt.
- Keep learning: Constantly improve your understanding of what goodness means.
- Find a guide.
- Be a guide to others.
- Delight in goodness.