Quotes to live by…..8/15/21

“I don’t know Who — or what — put the question, I don’t know when it was put. I don’t even remember answering. But at some moment I did answer Yes to Someone — or Something — and from that hour I was certain that existence is meaningful and that, therefore, my life, in self-surrender, had a goal.”

Dag Hammarskjöld ~Secretary-General of the United Nations from 10 April 1953 until 18 September 1961

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  1. I admired his work, his political ethic, and even read his book markings.
    Here’s one:
    “Your cravings as a human animal do not become a prayer just because it is God whom you ask to attend to them.”
    ― Dag Hammarskjöld, Markings

    For those unfamiliar with him, his name is pronounced Hammer-shield.
    peace to all those who are thankful God has ears for real prayers and chooses not to hear the others.

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