Every person who is born is born with an axe in his mouth. A fool who uses abusive language cuts himself and others with that axe.
It is very easy to take speech and communication very lightly. I say communication because in this age of Social Networks and Blogs it is not just in speech that we need to be aware of our ethical practice.
This week at the Thursday Class, Metka will be guiding us through some of the principles of Perfect speech, the next stage on our exploration of the Noble Eightfold Path.