Saturday, August 15, 2009

Endure Wicked Thoughts

Joseph questioned Poemen on the subject of the impure thoughts within the heart. Poemen said, "If you shut a snake or scorpion in a box, in the end it will die. Wicked thoughts, which the demons scatter, slowly lose their power if the victim has endurance."

~~Scorpion by Ozgur Ustundag

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