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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Ten: Being Assiduous and Sincere

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30. An ordained devotee expressed his intent to enter the world of politics. The Master said to him, “For a person who has already made a vow regarding the great enterprise of attaining buddhahood and delivering sentient beings, what other work should he take on to the neglect of this one? Persons of the Way should become teachers of politicians rather than becoming politicians themselves.”