It is constantly assumed, especially in our Tolstoyan tendencies, that when the lion lies down with the lamb the lion becomes lamb-like. But that is brutal annexation and imperialism on the part of the lamb. That is simply the lamb absorbing the lion instead of the lion eating the lamb. The real problemm is---Can the lion lie down with the lamb and still retain his royal ferocity?
"25 years ago they spoke out and they broke out of recession and oppression and together they toked and they folked out with guitars around a bonfire just singing and clapping, man, what the hell happened?"
"To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival." (Wendell Berry). I read this when I was preparing a writing assignment with https://lеtsgradeit.com/review/writinguniverse/ guys about the current polution situation on Earth. The quote engraved in my memory. I'm not too "green" but I frequently catch myself thinking that I'd rather do sth less harmful for our planet.