Alec Nevala-Lee

Thoughts on art, creativity, and the writing life.

Quote of the Day

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When you gain…interior silence you can carry it around with you in the world, and pray everywhere. But just as interior asceticism cannot be acquired without concrete and exterior mortification, so it is absurd to talk about interior silence where there is no exterior silence.

Thomas Merton, The Sign of Jonas

Written by nevalalee

February 16, 2018 at 7:30 am

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  1. This is a great quote. Thanks for sharing it. Have a good weekend.

    thelonelyauthorblog

    February 16, 2018 at 10:44 am


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