Rules of behavior have been passed down through
generations. ‘Modern’ accommodations to community solidarity are
added. But is there something else, something whispering inside
you that ‘gives you pause’ before you make a decision? Is there
a ‘law’ that is universal for human beings only: … a sense of
good and bad, right and wrong? You obviously feel guilty and
ashamed at times. You hurt someone and feel rotten. Why? You
somehow know more than what reason can discern and what the
world demands. You MUST consider what you think and what you do
on a much deeper level. You have a motivation to care. You have
And this ‘voice’ within you, within everyone, speaks volumes
concerning kindness, justice, truth and more. Man-made rules of
conduct are reflections of some internal admonition to be
respectful. Is the Golden Rule “Do unto others” something you
have to be told? You know the answer. You should be kind and
just because you should be. Not because the world tells you to
be. Throughout your lifetime you are coaxed to ‘be good’ and ‘do
good’. You must listen … or … love will be a stranger to you.
This would be the greatest tragedy in your life!!
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