Lately I’ve been listening to a lot of Devo. The whole “people are terrible and everything is awful so let’s have a dance party” vibe resonates with me right now. Hey, you deal with melancholy your way, let me handle it my way. I want to be able to feel what I’m feeling, but have […]
We think of being kind as expressing empathy and compassion. It’s about helping others. To make kindness a habit, we smile, say hello, and throw money at causes. We use our best manner, hod doors for people, and pay compliments. What we don’t do is think outside the box. There’s not enough consideration for the […]
Abandoning false speech, he abstains from false speech. Abandoning divisive speech, he abstains from divisive speech. Abandoning abusive speech, he abstains from abusive speech. Abandoning idle chatter, he abstains from idle chatter.