Grow and Flow – Light Creates More Light

so true:)

Grow and Flow - Daily Quote

“Let us move now from the practical how to the theoretical why: Why should we love our enemies? The first reason is fairly obvious. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. Hate multiplies hate, violence multiplies violence and toughness multiplies toughness in a descending spiral of destruction.”

~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches

Taking a different approach with our enemies means thinking outside the box. Kenyan, Richard Turere, came up with an alternative to warring against the lions that were killing his father’s cows. When he saw how killing the lions was not working he tried other, more thoughtful and more peaceful ways to deter the lions. Watch this Ted Talk

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