There are few things more unattractive and undignified than a person so concerned with his own beauty. There are few things more attractive and more dignified than a person so concerned with making others more beautiful. There is a beauty in selflessness that vanity can never replace, achieve, nor surpass. It is not dictated by genetics, nor technique, nor wealth, nor pedigree, so it is a beauty achievable by all today. But we must reject vanity, the futile preoccupation with one’s self, that blinds us from the plight of others, so robbing us of the key to true beauty that is love. #db
Thoughts on value and the things we treasure.