Meg Ryan’s character to Tom Hanks’, in the movie ‘Joe versus the Volcano’: ”My father says that almost the whole world is asleep. Everybody you see, everybody you talk to. He says that only a few people are awake, and they live in a state of constant, total amazement.”
Each of us, then, may want to ponder this and evaluate if we live in a state of constant, total amazement — and if not, why not? As far as we know, we have this one life to live, and to knowingly CHOOSE to remain asleep has to be absolutely bewildering!