September 25, 2019 9:21 am

The supreme goal for humanity is not equality but connection. People can be equal but still isolated — not feeling the bonds that tie them together. Equality without connection misses the whole point.

This quote captures the conclusion of _The Moment of Lift_ in a helpful way. Equality is not an end in itself, but a critical step on the path to connection. Without recognition of the value and equality of others, there will not be true connection or community with others.