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A Quote by Dag Hammarskjöld on devil, house, empty, door, and guest

The devils enter uninvited when the house stands empty. For other kinds of guests, you have to first open the door.

Dag Hammarskjold (1905 - 1961)

Source: Markings, The Enduring Spiritual Classic, translated from the Swedish by Leif Sjoberg & W. H. Auden, pg. 7

Contributed by: bajarbattu

A Quote by Louise Heath Leber on improvement, room, and house

There's always room for improvement, you know--it's the biggest room in 
the house. 

Louise Leber

Source: LouiseHeathLeber famous Quotes

Contributed by: ~Kes

A Quote by Siddhartha Gautama Buddha on ignorance, mind, pain, thought, rebirth, cycle, builder, house, rafter, ridge-pole, free, active, craving, freedom, liberation, and nirvana

I have passed in ignorance through a cycle of many rebirths, seeking the builder of the house. Continuous rebirth is a painful thing. But now, housebuilder, I have found you out. You will not build me a house again. All your rafters are broken, your ridge-pole shattered. My mind is free from active thought, and has made an end of craving.

Buddha (563 - 483 BC)

Source: The Dhammapada Gautama Buddha / Translated by John Richards ,v. 153, 154

Contributed by: Zaady

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