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The praying mind does not think, does not reason--it lives. Its activity does not consist in the manipulation of abstract concepts but in participating in being. It is concerned with actual existence, an existence which cannot be included within the narrow framework of human concepts.
Archimandrite Sophrony
The certain sign by which to recognize good from evil is not so much the end, which may appear to be holy and sublime, as the means selected to achieve the end.
Archimandrite Sophrony