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Pema Chodron on practicing peace

Every day we could think about the aggression in the world… everybody always strikes out at the enemy, and the pain escalates forever… we could reflect on this and ask ourselves, “Am I going to add to the aggression in the world?” Every day… we can ask ourselves, “Am I going to practice peace, or am I going to war?”

Recommended reading: When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times.

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