When those who are foolish become wise, they give light to the world like the full moon breaking through the clouds. When their good deeds overcome the bad, they give light to the world like the moon breaking free from behind the clouds.
Inclusiveness or equanimity is not dogmatic; it allows us to keep an open mind. When climbing a ladder, to advance to the next rung, we must let go of the rung we’re standing on. We need to let go of what we know now to be open to learning something new.
Everyone fears punishment; everyone fears death, just as you do. Therefore do not kill or cause to kill. Everyone fears punishment; everyone loves life, as you do. Therefore do not kill or cause to kill.