Every person is worthy of love. No other person is more worthy of love than you are. Nor are you more deserving of love than they.

We tend to measure people’s worth by accomplishment. If we were to have exactly the same opportunities and abilities as another person we could do what they do and become who they are. But we all have a different mix, so the result will be different.

If I were to experience the same disadvantages as another person who does not appear to be prosperous, I would be in the same situation. If I had the same decision making processes, for instance, I would make the same choices.

The good I experience is a gift. For this reason I am obliged to love my neighbor.