Contemplation, reverence and awe

‘We either contemplate or we exploit.’ We either see things and persons with reverence and awe, and therefore treat them as genuinely other than ourselves; or we appropriate them, and manipulate them for our own purposes.

Thus Alan Jones, Soul Making: The Desert Way of Spirituality.

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