…etermined insurgency can remain active for a long time, even when facing a powerful state military. Pro-Assad forces have killed many thousands of civilians with conventional means, compared to hundreds with poison gas. But the nasty, indiscriminate, taboo-violating nature of chemical weapons imposes additional psychological costs.
… take its components for granted and view everything as a mundane blur of familiar events. However, when you take the time to actually inspect the box with mindful awareness of its contents, you will discover the true amazement that lives within them. And the best tool one can use to magnify these great discoveries is the practice of gratitude.