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Creeping Superiority and Silent Compassion

I’ve noticed a sense of superiority creeping in at odd times. When teaching, frustration can lead to lapses. I lapse by seeing myself as separate from students: their subpar performances have nothing to do with me. 471 more words

we may yet survive

If we embrace destruction,
release past poison
give away ownership
surrender superiority
we may yet survive

if we learn to share, not hoard
open doors, not hide… 34 more words

Poems

How To Be Great

For most of us on this Earth, being very popular, highly esteemed, and regarded as worthy to be above others is our fondest innate desire. Many highly educated and well-respected individuals have taught various ways to accomplish this (for a fee), along with a multitude of other vain conditions. 959 more words

Basic Material

Measurement

If we do not compare and have a system to measure against others how does our ego know whether we are better or not?

Imagine what a world would be like if we did not measure ourselves against others. 40 more words

Life

The Fundamentals of Biological Superiority

To many, talking about race in Get Out is an immediate go-to. The conflicts of race relations and beliefs of racial superiority run rampant throughout the scenes in Jordan Peeleā€™s 2017 film. 818 more words

Against Superiority


When I read about the massacre in the New Zealand mosques (as of now, 49 people have died, and the suspect is a white nationalist), I felt, in addition to sadness and disgust, a renewed rejection of superiority. 1,178 more words

Life Is Better When You Like More Things

I read that quote somewhere fairly recently. And I can’t find the original article any more, so I can’t attribute it; and to boot, I’m probably mis-quoting it (if you remember where it came from, let me know). 754 more words

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