Virtue

Tonkin_snub_nosed_monkey

Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked
than it is loved by the good.

source: The Buddha
image: Eddie’s Image Collection, Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey Youth

Advertisements

16 thoughts on “Virtue

  1. Eddie I am moved by your words and adore this sweet little guy in the tree. I can’t imagine how in general we can be so cruel to the fellow inhabitants of our world, especially those whose very lives depend on our respect and kindness.

    • Not stated here, is the sad fact that his species is among the many that are very threatened in our world.
      However, I think you fully understand the reason why I used this photo.
      Thank you Holly for your very kind and thoughtful words. Have a peaceful day dear friend.

  2. Very true words…those with virtue are attacked, while those who extol selfishness, self-absorption, and vanity are placed on pillars and worshiped. The strangeness of human nature will never cease to amaze me.

comments are encouraged (YouTube and anonymous will not be posted)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: