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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Twelve: The Way of Public-Spiritedness

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19. The Master said to the students, “Rules and regulations are the life of an organization. Once you have decided on a mentor and vowed to receive guidance, you must sincerely have faith in that teacher and follow his or her guidance. You should freely express your thoughts during consultation, but after a decision is reached following an impartial discussion, you must accept it gladly if you are to qualify as an authentic member of a public household.”