We all have varying degrees of flexibility. As children, most of us exhibit lots of flexibility. As soon as a friend calls we are out the door. Growth and maturity appear to dampen our willingness to bend or stretch in different ways. If we think about this situation, we realize the sadness of our plight. We may be free in body but our minds and thinking become more and more enslaved until we perform our duties ritualistically.
“Shallow men believe in luck Strong men believe in cause and effect.” Ralph Waldo Emerson We all experience envy throughout our lifetimes. But even though it may always be present, we can keep envious feelings