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The Philosophy of Being Second (Hsing Yun"s Hundred Sayings Series)

  • 192 Pages
  • 2.27 MB
  • English
Hsi Lai University Press
Buddhism, Buddhism - Zen, Eastern - Zen, Inspirational, Mahayana Buddhism, Philsosophy, Religion, Philosophy / Zen, Religion / Zen Bud
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Open LibraryOL11707499M
ISBN 100964261278
ISBN 139780964261273

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But of course, everyone has their own problems and are dealing with the difficulties of life in some way or another. The irony is this is actually what ancient philosophy was intended to ameliorate. “Vain is the word of a philosopher,” Epicurus once said, “which does not heal the suffering of man.”.

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