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Author QuotedJohn of the Cross
Title QuotedPrecautions
Date (Year/Month/Day)1948/04/11
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QuotationI read over St. John of the Cross' Cautions, which were the things I had in mind to keep when I made solemn profession, and I saw to my dismay how much I had forgotten them.
Quotation SourceEntering the Silence: Becoming a Monk and Writer. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 2, 1941-1952.; Edited by Jonathan Montaldo. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 198
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