If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim.
Not being known doesn't stop the truth from being true.
You have no birthday because you have always lived; you were never born, and never will die. You are not the child of the people you call mother and father, but their fellow-adventurer on a bright journey to understand the things that are.
And the multitude was silent, not a voice, not a sound was heard upon the hillsides, across the valleys where they stood.
"And what would you do," the Master said unto the multitude, "if God spoke directly to your face and said, 'I COMMAND THAT YOU BE HAPPY IN THE WORLD, AS LONG AS YOU LIVE.' What would you do then?"
"Honor to be hanged, glory to be nailed to a tree and burned, if so be that God has asked," said they.
No matter what those tortures, no matter how difficult the task?
And the creatures downstream, to whom he was a stranger, cried 'See a miracle! A creature like ourselves, yet he flies! See the Messiah come to save us all!
Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had learned from birth.
The current of the river swept silently over them all young and old, rich and poor, good and evil, the current going it's own way, knowing only its own crystal self.