Friday, December 18, 2020

Love Powerfully | Quote by Martin Buber

 


Every morning
I shall concern myself anew about the boundary
Between the love-deed-Yes and the power-deed-No
And pressing forward honor reality.

We cannot avoid
Using power,
Cannot escape the compulsion
To afflict the world,
So let us, cautious in diction
And mighty in contradiction,
Love powerfully.

~Martin Buber (1878 - 1965)

 

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