Tuesday, August 18, 2009

silence as protest

"I make monastic silence a protest against the lies of politicians, propagandists and agitators.... "


Thomas Merton, In My Own Words: 107

1 comment:

  1. Dear Beth,

    One of my favorite quotes. Thanks for your continued work on putting Uncle Louie's work out there.

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