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Choice 24What About Love?

The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides, and gravitation, we shall harness for God the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

—Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Love is the dimension of existence that can elevate us to our very best and leave us most vulnerable to all life has to offer, both the wonderful and the painful. Love has tremendous transformational power. It is a potent ingredient for how we feel about life. When we choose to love, we can make ourselves vulnerable to being hurt but we also open ourselves to probably the most positive feelings in life. Love can elevate even the very worst of circumstances. ...

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