Quotemeal: Mar. 30th, 2004

Tuesday, March 30, 2004

"If we seek God for our own good and profit, we are not seeking God."
— Johannes Eckhart

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"One must always maintain one's connection to the past and yet ceaselessly pull away from it."
"We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart."
"Do not desire crosses, unless you have borne well those laid on you; it is an abuse to long after martyrdom while unable to bear an insult patiently."
"Experience makes us see an enormous difference between piety and goodness."

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Illustration of Johannes Eckhart — "If we seek God for our own good and profit, we are not seeking God."

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