|Title||The Joy Hidden in Sorrow|
|Publication Type||Web Article|
|Year of Publication||1996|
|Access Date||Oct 12, 2011|
|Last Update Date||2011|
|Keywords||death, freedom, honor, joy, sorrow, virtue|
By taking responsibility for what we feel, taking responsibility for our actions and speech, we build the foundation of the path to freedom. We know the result that wholesome action brings – for ourselves and for others. When we speak or act in an unkind way – when we are dishonest, deceitful, critical or resentful – then we are the ones that really suffer. Somewhere within us, there is a residue of that posture of the mind, that attitude of the heart.