Tag: perfection


Do As I Say

We humans pretty much suck at spotting our own hypocrisy.  When we only talk the talk and fail to walk the walk, we’re often able to simply justify the dissonance for ourselves and keep going.  Many spiritual paths and religions have this mechanism built in.  There’s a “nobody’s perfect, we all are working towards redemption” […]


Don’t Let Perfect Get in the Way of Good

There’s an interesting idea which permeates spiritual thought:  perfection.  The funny thing about perfection is that, though many seem to strive for it, the definition of perfection varies widely.  Usually there’s something in there about peace and devotion and piety and love, sometimes it means obedience and sacrifice.  Sometimes it’s something we lost long ago […]