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 Free from Fear by Release of Anxiety:

The young deity Subrahma once asked the Buddha:
Always frightened is this Mind!
Always troubled
is this Mind!
Always agitated is this Mind!
About present problems...
About future problems...
If there is a release from this worry & anxiety,
please then explain it to me
right now!

Whereupon the Blessed Buddha simply declared:
I see no other real safety for any living being,
except from control of the senses,
except from the relinquishment of all,
except from awakening into Enlightenment!

Source: The Grouped Sayings of the Buddha. Samyutta Nikāya I 54

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Updated: 22 December 2016

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