Imagine Being

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“We are so obsessed with doing that we have no time and no imagination left for being. As a result, men are valued not for what they are but for what they do or what they have – for their usefulness.”

~ Thomas Merton

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2 comments

  1. Great quote from Merton. The fallen world tries to tell us “you are what you do,” but God is telling us, “You do what you are.”

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