I need to remind myself of this every day, but my mind is so undisciplined. Not only do I judge but I condemn, sentence and execute in order to protect myself. And of course, that which you do to others, you do to yourself. I’m getting better but God, it’s a tough road…..
This lesson from the Buddha has been a powerful factor in my life. Whatever you focus on in life becomes your story. Following are a few other quotes and stories that illustrate this idea.
DON’T JUDGE, LEST YOU BE JUDGED (source)
Luke 6:37-42  “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.  Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.”  He also told them this parable: “Can a blind man lead a blind man? Will they not both fall into a pit?  A student is not above his teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like his teacher.  “Why do you look at…
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