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'Respect your MYSTERY, nothing's more profound.'*

by Dhani on April 18, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

*Uttered by the Wizard Merlin, in 'THE WAY OF THE WIZARD, 20 Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want.' by DEEPAK CHOPRA:

'But pursue it (your 'mystery') ruthlessly, trying to rip the veil away at every second. This is what makes life rich, that it has more to offer with each CLUE revealed.'


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