war and peace - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
When we "take on our own," when instead of "us vs them" it becomes "us vs us" the human psychology leaps from "war mode" to "peace mode" as it is an evolutionary drive for survival to seek peace in our own "tribe."
To "divide and conquer" is to err, to "unite and concur" is divine. The former is a temporary peace born of division that in the longterm will lead to escalations of division. The latter leads to lasting peace and sustainable happy cultures.
"The thing is," said Mike, "that until governments around the world get to grips with the human stress response, what it is, when it is triggered, what it does to the human in terms of brain health, body and behaviour - the world will remain as a pressure cooker with the gas stuck on high."
At every level society, from the personal to the international scale, treaties are a falsehood where a power imbalances exist; thus true peace cannot exist, only more and less violent forms of war, and this fact is key to evolving our era. Thus to rid ourselves of the money-nexus, to establish a society run with love as first principle, is a prerequisite of true peace.