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Working Like an Animal

Posted on November 22nd, by Albert in Action, Ease, Effort, Performance, Potential, Purpose, Responsibility, Strive. No Comments

“In the morning when you rise unwillingly, let this thought be present, – I am rising to the work of a human being. Why then am I dissatisfied if I am going to do the things for which I exist and for which I was brought into the world? Or have I been made for this, to lie in the bed-clothes and keep myself warm? Do you exist to take pleasure and not at all for action and exertion? Do you not see the little plants , the little birds, the ants, the spiders, the bees working together to put in order their several parts of the universe? And are you unwilling to do the work of  a human being, and to do that which is according to your nature? Nature has fixed bounds for eating and drinking, yet you … Read More »