Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Hate the Sickness

"Why hate the person who has harmed you? It is not the person who has done the wrong. Hate the sickness, but do not hate the sick person."

- Amma Syncletica

Reference: Chryssavgis, John, and Kallistos Ware. In the Heart of the Desert: The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers. World Wisdom Books, 2008. Print.