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The Teachable Spirit Golden Rule

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The Teachable Spirit Golden Rule

The teachable spirit understands that loving your neighbor as yourself is touted as the golden rule. What does loving your neighbor look like? How do you love your neighbor if you do not love yourself? What does it mean to love yourself? LOVE IS ENERGY Loving our neighbor can only happen with our current energy. It can be very difficult to love another human being when we are depleted and tired. When our energy is restored, we have the resources to be generous towards others and allow for inconsistencies or inadequacies. Additionally, how we love ourselves is reflected in how we love others. Selflessly giving all of our energy to assist others without ever restoring our own is not truly loving ourselves. Over time, our energy source will wear out and we will not...

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