One of the interesting things about recovery is that by the time you have real wisdom to impart, you start to realize that it was nothing new anyway.
“I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that I don’t know the answer.”
Humility involves accepting that we are only human; we know only a little and our conclusions may be flawed. Be like the bamboo: the higher it grows, the deeper it bows.
“Ego is the sworn enemy of our ability to learn and grow.”
~ Zeno (334-262 BCE)
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
Epictetus (55-135 C.E.)