Thursday, December 10, 2015

Thursday Thoughts - December 10

One of the striking features of mutual recognition is the battle to keep our “good” promises in the midst of temptations not to do so. Breaking a promise that is “good” to keep is exemplified by the power to betray oneself and the other. Such a noxious authority and act depreciates language and shatters identity, undermining confidence in recognizing oneself, which in turn damages recognition of the other.