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Tashi Nyima: Humility

Humility is not thinking less of myself,

but rather thinking of myself less.

I am neither the best nor the worst

—both extremes are manifestations of pride.

The frog sings, calling the serpent.

Those who stand on tiptoes lose their balance.


 

Copyright 2017 Tashi Nyima

Tashi Nyima is a Dharma student who aspires to be a companion on the path.

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This entry was posted on July 13, 2017 by in Health and Nutrition, Opinion Leaders, Poetry and tagged , .
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