When I wrote my goals recently, I decided to come from and to engender my actions with:
Giving , Loving, Appreciation, and Graditide.
Come from giving rather than taking.
Come from love rather than anger or hate.
Thoreau? The reality of Thoreau’s actual life could not be more contrary to self proclaimed sufficiency. He was actually a teenage leach in an adult body. All of his days on Waldon Pond were paid for by others. Debts he never paid back. He owed the laundry people in town for all his days on Walden Pond. A debt his grandmother paid off probably, just…