TAG: Reflections


Changing Perceptions

You could be kind to everyone you meet. If you stop reading now, just do this. Alas, we are selfish. We spend most of our lives thinking about survival — pleasure seeking, pain reducing, fear defining — for ourselves, or people like us. It's difficult to reconcile our compassion for certain types of people and not for others. Most people recognise that compassion and empathy demands that we don't discriminate who it is for. Being kind to everyone…