A Quote by Huston Smith on egotism, pride, and vanity
'Blessed are the poor in spirit, for they shall see God' suggested to me a heavenly welfare program for the meek. Today that saying reveals an astute insight into egotism, about how those with swollen pride or vanity cannot see anything larger than themselves.
Source: Tales of Wonder: Adventures Chasing the Divine, an Autobiography
Contributed by: mattmoes