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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Thirteen: The Fortune of the Way

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24. The Master said, “When a person from the ancient state of Chu lost his goods, the king of Chu said, ‘What a person of Chu loses, a person of Chu will find.’ Thereafter, Confucius said, ‘What a human being loses, a human being will find.’ And our Founding Master said, ‘What the myriad things lose, the myriad things will find.’ This illustrates progress regarding principle: the king of Chu saw his state, Confucius the human race, and the Founding Master the myriad things of the entire universe as a single household. Hence, the Founding Master’s principle is a universal ideology and Il-Won-ism.”