The Power of Goodness
Instead of focusing on your limits and shortcomings,
see if you can make it your practice always to turn toward
When you are tired or frustrated, say to yourself,
“I dedicate my action to the joy of others. I know that
I have limits, but still I dedicate all my actions to their
welfare, knowing that this has merit.”
From time to time, encourage yourself to do more than you think possible.
Remind yourself that you can work toward the good, can
accumulate merit and the power to act for the sake of all
Your influence can ripple out in all directions, and
you can make a difference in reality.
Book 15 – Annals 7