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Five Keys to Right Speech

Source: Five Keys to Right Speech | Great Middle Way

13043451_767148383384639_4099164997236353563_nA statement endowed with five factors is well-spoken, not ill-spoken.

It is blameless and un-faulted by knowledgeable people. Which five?

It is spoken at the right time. It is spoken in truth.

It is spoken affectionately. It is spoken beneficially.

It is spoken with a mind of good-will. —Buddha Shakyamuni

—Buddha Shakyamuni


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  1. Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

    October 5, 2016 at 6:49 pm

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