Herbie Mann Comin' Home

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Keeping One's Eye On The Ball

Asked if he'd been afraid during his long imprisonment, which had been interspersed with torture and brainwashing [, the Buddhist] monk replied, My greatest fear was to lose my love and compassion toward those who were torturing me.

-- Matthieu Ricard. The Monk And The Philosopher

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