A true human listens, says shaman Joseph Rael, whose indigenous name means Beautiful Painted Arrow. Does he mean someone who listens deeply to other people? No. He means someone who listens to himself.
The world can only be rescued from the inside out, lovingly, not from the outside in, legislatively. For this reason, disregard the man who claims to know what is best for other people.
The best course is always to ask your Self what to say, what to do or where to go. But you need a sanctified pause for this, an empty space of silent awareness. The voice is still and small and it doesn’t repeat itself.