You can only turn the other cheek so many times before you find yourself standing back where you started.
The act of being still can be synonymous with both imprisonment and liberation.
What if the biggest manipulation of our time is the emphasis on kindness and pacifism when dealing with the “necessary” evils of this world? What if acceptance of “what is” is the evil while fighting back in a victimless fashion is the key to our inner and outer salvation? We’ve been taught to revere resistance as the epitome of disobedience instead of as a responsibility that we all should spend our lives upholding.