It is through creating himself that man creates humanity. The individual is the unit of the whole and it is through him that both evolution and revolution can take place. You are that unit.
“…..the individual cannot neglect his/her inner life and seek only to change the social, economic and political structure, for changing the outer world does not change the individual to any great degree.
It does not change one’s relationship with money, with possessions, with ownership, nor one’s attitude towards ambition, competitiveness, one’s desire to assert, to own and possess, to dominate, to compare oneself with others. By trying to change the outer at the cost of the inner, to change the collective at the cost of the individual, an imbalance in society results…..”