Friday, October 16, 2015

Shrinking Minds

In this ever shrinking world, we no longer have the luxury to examine other people’s suffering with indifference. But it seems that our hearts and minds are shrinking at an even faster pace. We are condemned to being blind to the obvious, and, if by some miracle, we managed to see it one day, we will choose to belie our eyes in disbelief. For how could the truth of it all be so simple! It’s for this reason that we remain the major cause of our suffering: our indifference is a matter of choice, and the premise of it is sheer pride and vanity.