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I don’t think there’s a specific route to take to make a relationship last a long time. And who knows what the future will bring. Please God we are happy forever, but you just don’t know what’s round the corner. For me the key issue is not to be selfish, on both sides. I think the moment someone becomes selfish they let the other person down.
Now when the historic religions give trivial answers to these very tragic questions of our day, when an evangelist says, for instance, we mustn’t hope for a summit meeting, we must hope in Christ without spelling out what this could mean in our particular nuclear age. This is the irrelevant answer, when another Evangelist says if America doesn’t stop being selfish, it will be doomed. This is also a childish answer because nations are selfish and the question about America isn’t whether we will be selfish or unselfish, but will we be sufficiently imaginative to pass the Reciprocal Trade Acts.
Historically, education has been about batch processing: standardize everything against the average, rank kids, sort them to see who gets more and who really doesn’t deserve to be there. The problem, even if you’re just being selfish from an economic standpoint, is we’re not producing the talent we need.
To talk about something like prostitution, the other person then becomes the wild card that will have a response, and it may not be the response you want. Sometimes I think saying it would be selfish to tell them is still being under the illusion that you have all the power. You say it would be selfish to tell them, when in fact you’re scared that in telling them, it gives them the power to do what they might want to do because once they know, they become somebody who could be reactive.