Wisdom’s door we pay attention to placing oneself in the position of others. (xix)
When leaping, incorporate rather than exceed (be better than and separate from). (4)
Kindness evolves to (becomes) mercy. (4)
Spiritual practices are the flying spirit propelling itself or stimuli. (5)
These are a few of the insights in the first fifteen or so pages of Stephen Levine’s Animal Sutras: Animal Spirit Stories (2019, Monkfish Book Publishing Co.).