Just a link in the process

Bo Lozoff, charity worker, musician, author.
Bo Lozoff, charity worker, musician, author. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“If I am practicing spiritual poverty, which says that I own nothing, then the problems aren’t mine and neither are the energy and compassion pouring through my heart to try to solve them. I am just a link in the process. If I don’t take anything personally, then I can do great work without flagging. The Dalai Lama once said, ‘Try with all your might – to work very, very hard – to make the world a better place, and if all your efforts are to no avail . . . no hard feelings!'”
Bo Lozoff, Utne Reader

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