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Spiritual Near-Sightedness

One of my favorite riddles is this one

Q: What did the near-sighted porcupine say when it backed into a cactus?

A: Pardon me, honey!

If you are near-sighted, you see objects that are near, but distant objects are blurry or unclear. To put is simply, you are equipped to see trees, but not forests.

Some people are near-sighted in their mentality; rather than think about the long term, they think short or perhaps medium term. We tend to view long term thinkers as wise and mature, while we view short-term thinkers as immature and impulsive.

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