The impartial cosmos cannot be controlled, yet we can arrange action to flow with it. When one follows the path of the Tao they attain awareness of the enduring interrelatedness of everything. When one doesn’t hubris hones attention to the self.
Although the accumulation of unintelligent matter formed our planet, it’s coalescing and position in the universe serendipitously spawned the living ecosystem we walk upon; but, if the earth is living, should it not also follow a life cycle like every other living thing?
As we are consummated our DNA signs a contract, ‘In order for this being to have life, they must inevitably be sacrificed in death’. Although there are severe implications termed in the contract, it can also be helpful to appreciate life’s brevity and commit to making it more than bourgeois.