heartandlungs66:

Abbot Pambo questioned about Abbot Anthony saying: What ought I to do? And the elder replied: Have no confidence in your own virtuousness. Do not worry about a thing once it has been done. Control your tongue and your belly.

– Thomas Merton, The Wisdom of the Desert

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