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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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54. When Kim Ch’angjun was departing to take a new post, the Master bestowed on him this verse in literary Chinese:
The Way and its power are found in heaven and earth,
But heaven and earth remain silent.
Only human beings, making use of this principle,
Bring words and edification into being.
Practice the Way in both action and rest,
So that the Founding Master’s teachings will be widely disseminated.