by Nadjam Hameed
PEOPLE Have asked on several occasions what is wisdom and what is the work of the Sufi:
WISDOM May defined as a correct combination of skills and intelligence.
SKILL Was shown in successfully invading Iraq.
INTELLIGENCE Would have been not trying….
MEN, Alas, behave wisely only after bad experiences, and then only for awhile. But, as yet, there is no foolproof way of handing on this hard-won information to the kids:
WORK On this problem is the work of the Sufi.
[Emmett R Smith
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[30 April 2007]