Genuine peace is based on inner peace. You cannot build peace on the basis of anger. Anger just inflames and brings more hostility, aggression, and violence. Hostility on the one hand, and tolerance on the other are opposites, like darkness and light.
Anger shakes us to our core. It also brings fear into the hearts of others. Everywhere I go to teach I ask audiences if anyone never gets angry. Very occasionally there is one hand. I […]
Often at the root of anger is fear. Gandhi thought this to be true, that fear is our worst enemy. They often go together – fear, uncertainty, doubt, discomfort, irritation, and then anger. How can […]