So, brother, since the enemy watches you constantly, waiting for an opportunity to sow evil in you, be doubly watchful over yourself, lest you fall into the nets spread for you. As soon as he shows you some fault in your neighbour, hasten to repel this thought, lest it take root in you…
We are all bound up together in one great bundle of humanity, and society cannot trample upon the weakest and feeblest of its members without receiving the curse in its own soul.Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (Unitarian, educator, reformer, suffragist, abolitionist), “We Are All Bound Up Together” Eleventh Women’s Rights Convention 1866, quoted by Shirley Wilson Logan, “We Are Coming” The Public Discourse of Nineteenth-Century Black Women (1999) p.58 (via uuquotes)
thelittlephilosopher: Ghandi’s 7 Dangers To Human Virtue.
1. Wealth without work, 2. Pleasure without conscience, 3. Knowledge without character, 4. Business without ethics, 5. Science without humanity, 6. Religion without sacrifice, 7. Politics without principle….
Quite a list of common but nasty vices….