A person’s ability to understand oneself and others, and to feature this understanding through choices and the use of effective communication.
A human being is part of a whole, called by us the Universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circles of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
External Video Activity: As a group, discuss how the above video relates to change.
When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.
The circumstances of the world are so variable that an irrevocable purpose or opinion is almost synonymous with a foolish one.