Posted by: patrick | January 29, 2003

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Thursday, October 31, 2002

�If we attempt to act and do things for others or for the world without deepening our own self-understanding, our own freedom, integrity and capacity to love, we will not have anything to give to others. We will communicate nothing but the contagion of our own obsessions, our aggressiveness, our own ego-centered ambitions.�
— Thomas Merton, Trappist Monk and poet

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