Finding Fulfillment by Embracing Our Limits

Posted by Franciscan Media on Sep 13, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Finding Fulfillment by Embracing Our Limits | Image: Pixabay

To be humble, to accept our limits, is to find the grounding for our becoming fulfilled. It is a striving against those limits that has led to much misery and a great deal of destruction, including the wide-scale erosion of the very soil we are supposed to move toward in our lowliness.

What if we could stop, breathe in our God-given breath, live our given lives in the forms through which we can find our fullness?

–from the book Wendell Berry and the Given Life

Topics: Humility, wendell berry

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