September 28, 2009
Before you do anything, you should ask yourself why you are doing it, what is your purpose; what course of action are you embarking on. If the path ahead seems troublesome, perhaps you shouldn't take it; if it looks worthwhile, you can probably proceed. First, check up. Don't act without knowing what's in store for you.
–Lama Thubten Yeshe, from “Your Mind is Your Religion,” Tricycle, Summer 2000
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