The journey of a 1000 miles begins with a single step


Source: Doubt | Great Middle Way

1606467_632035513518501_905346343_oThere is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt.

Doubt separates people.

It is a poison that disintegrates friendships

and breaks up pleasant relations.

It is a thorn that irritates and hurts,

it is a sword that kills.

Neither naked asceticism, matted hair,

dirt, fasting, sleeping on the ground, dust and mud,

nor prolonged sitting on one’s heels

can purify a man who is not free of doubts.

―Buddha Shakyamuni


2 responses

  1. This I know…we are brothers. I have no doubt of that.
    Chazz Vincent

    October 10, 2015 at 10:50 am

  2. Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

    October 13, 2015 at 6:39 pm

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