Small Work

“If we just worry about the big picture, we are powerless. So my secret is to right away do, whatever little work I can do. I try to give joy to one person in the morning, and remove the suffering of one person in the afternoon. If you and your friends do not despise small work, a million people will remove a lot of suffering.”  ~Sister Chan Khong (Vietnamese Nun and Peace Activist- Living at Plum Village- France)

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  1. … I think that this is how remote cultures have such long-lived peoples… they don’t stress about the things that are beyond them… and they simply ride with the things that are with them… all the while, remaining unchanged by the consequence…

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