Do not depend on the hope of results . . .you may have to face the fact that your work will be apparently worthless and even achieve no result at all, if not perhaps results opposite to what you expect. As you get used to this idea, you start more and more to concentrate not on the results, but on the value, the rightness, the truth of the work itself. . . .you gradually struggle less and less for an idea and more and more for specific people. . . In the end, it is the reality of personal relationship that saves everything. --Thomas Merton

Hopelessness

Hopelessness

Dec 31, 2005-- (1039 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take Action



Quote Bulletin


After the game, the king and pawn go into the same box.
Italian Proverb

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 244,733 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Aug 9: What It Means to Hold Space & 8 Tips to Do it Well (21,742 reads) Jul 27: Moshe Feldenkrais: Learn to Learn (8,003 reads) Jul 7: Pushing Through: A Poem for Grieving Hearts (13,445 reads) Jul 21: 6 Habits of Hope (14,864 reads) Aug 8: 9 Scientists Share Their Favorite Happiness Practices (10,289 reads)

More ...