„The only thing necessary is to understand attachment“

Everyday Peace: Letters for Life, 2000
Contexto: You have everything and you want more. It's natural in human beings. You don't need to give away your house, money, and car, and leave your family to find God. The only thing necessary is to understand attachment. (p.17)

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