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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Eleven: Dharma Admonitions

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16. The Master said, “An ancient sage instructed his disciples to become salt. I encourage you to become a lotus. A lotus may have its roots deep in the mud, but its leaves remain unsullied and its flowers beautiful and fragrant. It is the symbol of practitioners of the Way in this new world.”