The degree to which any experience repels, frightens, or seems to weaken us is equal to the degree to which such experiences can make us stronger, more confident, more open, and more able to accept the infinite possibilities of our Buddha nature.
from the book "The Joy of Living: Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness"
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