1. All life is a manifesting of an unfolding Reality, called by many names: God, Tao, Allah, Nature, Brahman etc.
2. Human beings have an innate capacity to know this Reality. Methods of access include meditation, swimming, cooking, washing, touching, watching, listening. More likely to occur in the silence at the end of a conversation, than in the heat of discourse.
3. If recognition of this Reality does not induce compassion, humility, and a desire for
connection, then it is possible that you have been playing an intellectual mind
game. Maybe you have mistaken Reality for the nose which sticks to the front of
4. The recognition of Reality, and the action which unfolds, unwilled, from that recognition, is the highest human calling.