Cultivating Your Inner Life


If and when we encounter more advanced beings from other worlds, it’s highly likely that they’ll be people of advanced souls more than people of advanced minds. Unfortunately, the concept of the great soul – the man or woman with a rich and wonderful inner life – is presently unpopular. We need to change that.



We’ve been raised in cultures with a mechanized morality: Keep this or that rule and you’re okay. When Alexander Pope wrote, “Love seldom haunts the breast where learning lies,” mechanical thinking was its cause.