We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.
I think perhaps part of the reason I loved backpacking so much was that I would always arrive at a great clarity of thought after immersing myself in the wilderness for days on end. What if I could achieve that same clarity every single day? How would I do that? And what would I desire in life afterwards?