Swedish diplomat, economist and author Dag Hammarskjöld was Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1953 until his death in 1961.

“It is not we who seek the Way, but the Way which seeks us.”

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Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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7 Responses to You

  1. Happy are those who know this, who were lost and now are found

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  2. Indeed there was a time when even the United Nations was led by people with a heart for God. I pray that one day that will again be the case.

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  3. Beautiful quote! Thanks, Mitch.

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  4. I am actually old enough to remember hearing him speak and being amazed by him.

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  5. A brave, wise, and conflicted man. I admire his work greatly.

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  6. stolzyblog says:

    This reminds me of a quote I’ve long liked from his successor, U Thant, who hailed from Burma, now Myanmar. I think in 1962, he said: ‘In the final third of the 20th century, the mark of a cultivated individual will be that he considers himself a citizen of the entire planet.’

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  7. mynewsdrive says:

    Nice post Mitch! 🙂

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