Wednesday, November 12, 2014

What do I want?

You know what is for my good.
If I recite my wants, 
it is not to remind You of them,
but so that I may better understand how great is my dependence on You.
If, then, I ask You for the things that may not be for my well-being,
it is because I am ignorant;
Your choice is better than mine and I submit myself to Your unalterable decree and
Your supreme direction.

--Bahya Ibn Pakuda

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