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vertical line Posted on Jan.16.2008 @ 11:34AM EDT by stephen
Cut down
The forest of desire,
Not the forest of trees.
From the forest of desire
Come danger & fear.
Having cut down this forest
& its underbrush, monks,
be deforested.

-Dhammapada, 20, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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