"To be wise, to be compassionate, means to put down weapons, to see them as shameful."
— Uposatha sutta
What are you noticing about the perceived need or desire for weaponry, either metal or mental, in your life and the life of the nation?
for Mindful Monday
Photo Credit: "New York - United Nations 'Swords into Plowshares,'" David Ohmer, 2009.