"It is a simple notion. Imagine that peace, mercy and grace, coupled with love for each other, should carry us from turmoil into tranquility. What a concept! As if the true things on this plane of existence are not possession, collection and wealth. As if it all means something more. While there is much more to this world than we know, we perish to the unknown wrapped in accruement, rather than attending to the simple things that really count."
Scenes from the Life of a Heretic