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St. Thalassios the Libyan: It is not difficult to get rid of material things . . . - Orthodox Church Quotes
“It is not difficult to get rid of material things if you so desire; but only with great effort will you be able to get rid of thoughts about them…” + St. Thalassios the Libyan, “On Love, Self-Control and Life in Accordance with the Intellect,” 3.23, The Philokalia: The Complete Text (Vol. 2)