|...The natural origin of every man being man himself and thus equal through |
creation, the only difference lies in the opportunities made available.
Nowadays, science has made possible complex inventions which are put at the
service of man. Yet, however precise these instruments, obviously lack those
perfecting human characteristics of sympathy, goodness, generosity and
selflessness -- all of which God in His ultimate wisdom granted only to human
beings. Although man has found assistance for himself in these machines, his
superiority lies in the fact that he is their inventor and he himself is the
instrument of God. ...
|Haile Selassie the First - September 2, 1965|