It is beneath our dignity to complain. Ego is not likewise restrained. It loves low places.
Let’s not say that you have inoperable cancer. Let’s say your body does.
An emotional man—fearful, worried, greedy, anxious, ambitious, jealous, competitive, angry, insecure—cannot love.
It is beneath the dignity of a man to bear a grudge against his father. Fathers do the best they can. Of course, in many cases, that’s not much.
Love is the only real intelligence. Sometimes love rings the bell, summons the mind.