Entries by andrew

Genuine compassion – seeing through the political demonisation of sacred terrorism

Genuine compassion is probably the greatest measure of the meaningfulness of a human life. In a world that is increasingly being divided by the proponents of ‘sacred terrorism’ and dubious ‘wars of international intervention’ it is important to remember that ‘love and compassion’ remain the most basic performance indicators. We live in a world where […]

Gratitude and truth

Gratitude and truth are like identical twins. They are inseparable. It was the Buddha who many thousands of years ago suggested that: ‘Good men and bad men differ radically. Bad men never appreciate kindness shown them, but wise men appreciate and are grateful. Wise men try to express their appreciation and gratitude by some return of […]