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12/26/2007

Buddhist Quote

Filed under: Advice from your Uncle Jim,Deep Thoughts,hoosgot,Life Goals,Life, the Universe, and Everything,Personal,Red Herrings — Posted by the Network Geek during the Hour of the Dog which is in the evening time or 9:15 pm for you boring, normal people.
The moon is Waning Gibbous

I’m hoping someone will know this.

I vaguely recall a quote by someone, possibly famous, about the relationship of the number of keys on your keyring to the amount of attachment to the world. I can’t remember the quote, or the person who made it, but I recall that the point was to have fewer keys, and not the giant wad of them that I have. Oh, it was related to Buddhism in some way. Either the speaker was Buddhist or was paraphrasing one, I think.
So, tell me, esteemed readers, does anyone else remember the quote?


Advice from your Uncle Jim:
"The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything."
   --William Conner Magee


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