This work is not good enough for me

Every kind of work can serve the whole of humanity; and it is a surer sign of greatness of soul to perceive clearly how necessary for this whole world is a petty, perhaps even an offensive employment than to think: ‘This work is not good enough for me; I am destined for something better.’

Source: Rudolf Steiner – GA 10 – Knowledge of the Higher Worlds and Its Attainment – V: Some results of Initiation

Translated by George Metaxa / Revisions by Henry B. Monges

Previously posted on January 3, 2018