Friday, July 12, 2013
Number Ninety Three
We especially must love our flaws. But loving the flaw is not living the flaw. Loving the impulse to hurt isn't the act of hurting. What we do matters. It is how we love everything outside ourselves. Choosing to be kind -- when everything inside demands cruelty -- is an act of love toward another. Accepting the desire to be cruel is an act of love toward the self.