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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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59. The Master said, “In the future, many peerless persons of the Way will be produced in this Order, and there will be many requests in this world for their guidance. However, persons of the Way, being indifferent to material desires and having transcended fame and reputation, just render public service without dwelling on signs even when they are forced to take a position for the sake of the masses, and would neither pursue an enterprise out of material desire and a quest for fame nor stay in a position for long out of a craving for authority.”