The Self and Nature

The Self and Nature - The Self and Nature What is the...

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The Self and Nature What is the interest? I think that interest is the things that people want to obtain. I do not know if the devotional nuns and priests want to get something or not. But I have many needs, wants, and goals, such as money, cars, and so on. I believe that the largest number of people regardless of their nationalities have the same ideas. I think the individual interest is the needs that people to be living and developing. It consists of mental interest and physical interest. And the interests of the community is the similar interest that the majority of people having in a community. So, the interests of the community are not your own interest at all time. Sometimes, it may collide with the individual interest. It is a hackneyed but significant question that whether you will abandon your own interest to help others or not. The official answer is‘Yes, I will’. But no one knows what will you actually do at that time. Even so, I count that the interests of the community is more important. As we all known, China is a socialist country and advocate Confucianism. Everyone know a word‘Rise above self.’. It means that you must give up something on occasion. However, afflictions are sometimes blessings in disguise. Now, when a person gets a job and have enough salary, he should pay tax. Ostensibly, he loses money. But, there is a slogan in China — To salute the
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