"There is much suffering in the world - physical, material, mental.
The suffering of some can be blamed on the greed of others.
The material and physical suffering is suffering from
hunger, from homelessness, from all kinds of diseases.
But the greatest suffering is being lonely, feeling unloved, having no one.
I have come more and more to realize that is is being unwanted
that is the worst disease that any human being can ever experience."
I think I made those with me a bit uncomfortable when I stopped to take a photo of this man. But I found the image so moving. It was a reminder that in the midst of great wealth and extravagance, there is also great poverty and suffering.