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THE DHARMA DISCOURSES OF CARDINAL MASTER CHŎNGSAN(CHŎNGSAN CHONGSA PŎBŎ)

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Five: Foundational Principles

45

45. The Master said, “All our karma ripens in its own time, either earlier or later, for good or bad, according to its quality. Thus, complaining that a meritorious deed we have done has not led to a meritorious effect immediately is like complaining right after planting the paddy lands that there is no rice to harvest immediately.”