posted on Jan, 11 2012 @ 07:39 PM
"You must be the change that you want to see in the world."
- Mahatmas Gandhi
This has been one of the most meaningful concepts to me during my spiritual seeking.
So many times we look to place blame on others. Blame others for our mistakes, our shortcomings, and our weaknesses. We make excuses and reasons to
avoid the truth of our own power and responsibility.
We look to educators, politicians, leaders, gurus, messiahs, and saviors for answers and solutions. We hope and want others to do and solve for us.
If you want a peaceful world, YOU must be peaceful. Not argumentative, hostile, nor angrily blaming others for lack of world peace.
If you want a clean world, YOU must make it so. Pick up litter you see and recycle. Do not support consumerism or materialism that destroys the
Etc., etc., etc. YOU must be the change. I must be the change.