A human being is how I was born. I take no pride in this fact. I had nothing to do with it. It is not a personal acheivement. I did not earn it. It just is
A humane being is what I have become. I take great pride in this fact. I had everything to do with it. It is not only a personal acheivement, but a great personal acheivement. I have earned it. In a world of evolving, never ending negative collective behaviors, I have earned it. It is the most diffcult task I have ever undertaken and its acheivement has given me my greatest sense of spiritual joy.