All dear followers and visitors:
I could NOT pass up reblogging this post, as it speaks so very directly and digs deeply into the heart of our critterly journey on this blog since late November of 2011. Please enjoy and learn and laugh and LOVE!
For those of us who are truly trying to grow spiritually, the question of “who am I to love and how?”—and its inverse, “who am I not to love or not to give my attention and care to and why?”—is likely at the core of how we manifest our spirituality in daily life.
When it comes to how we engage other human beings, the Buddhist ideal and the Christian ideal do not seem to be at odds.
“The biggest problem in the world today is that we draw the circle of our family too small. We need to draw it larger every day.” – Mother Teresa
“As man advances in civilization, and small tribes are united into larger communities, the simplest reason would tell each individual that he ought to extend his social instincts and sympathies to all the members of the same nations…
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