"The curse of man is that he forgets"
"Abby" asked her readers what the real problem with the world today is. Yesterday they gave a lot of answers of the complaining variety, but today is a continuation with even more substantive responses.
Kim from Columbus, Ohio, articulated something I've been thinking about lately:
If people were more concerned with doing the right things in THIS world, rather than preoccupying themselves with what is going to happen in the NEXT one, our world would be a better place.
Correct, no? Don’t wait for the next life to be all that you can be, do it now!
The next person talked about forgiveness as what is needed, and the last one (Maurice in Albuquerque) shared that we need to remember our own goodness long enough to express it.
It was this last person who quoted Merlin from the King Arthur fable as saying, "The curse of man is that he forgets." Maurice went on to say, "If only we won't forget that we are loving beings, capable of great love beyond measure, if only we would not ignore so much, but remember just a little."
And he had the final word. I think I'll let him have the final word here as well.
"…remember just a little."
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