The Principal Book of Won-Buddhism

Part Two : Doctrine

Chapter Five: The Eight Articles

Section One: The Four Articles to Develop

1. Belief
“Belief” means faith, which is the motive force that settles the mind when we try to accomplish anything.

2. Zeal
“Zeal” means a mind that heroically moves forward, which is the motive force that encourages and pushes us along when we try to accomplish anything.

3. Questioning
“Questioning” means wanting to discover and know what we do not know about human affairs and universal principles, which is the motive force that reveals what we are ignorant of when we try to accomplish anything.

4. Dedication
“Dedication” means an unremitting state of mind, which is the motive force that will achieve the objective when we try to accomplish anything.