Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality, namely that good consists in maintaining, assisting, and enhancing life, and that to destroy, to harm, or to hinder life is evil.
It is a good practice to set apart at least one day in a year for the remembrance of one’s near and dear relatives, friends and learned people that are no more in keeping with our traditions; giving a new orientation to and infusing new life into practices that have become lifeless and meaningless to many.
Be like a tree. The tree gives shade even to him who cuts off its boughs.
The darkest night is often the bridge to the brightest tomorrow. Celebrate endings, for they precede new beginnings.