The first thing brought forth by the study of any religion , ancient or modern, is that it is based upon Fear , born of it, fed by it and that it cultivates the source from which its nourishment is derived.
To view an object in the proper light we must stand away from it. The study of the classical literatures gives the aloofness which cultivates insight. In learning to live with peoples and civilizations that have long ceased to be alive, we gain a vantage point, acquire an enlargement and elevation of thought, which enable us to study with a more impartial and liberal mind the condition of the society around us.john lancaster spalding
Time changes all things and cultivates even in herself an appreciation of irony.
Unless one cultivates slave-master relationship with the Lord , No one can go across the ocean of this material world . Who is as virtuous a master as Rama? And who is as vicious as I am?