chaos is inherent in all compounded things. strive on with diligence.

“Chaos is inherent in all compounded things” is most likely a mistranslation of what Buddha said.

Buddha did say that “suffering (dukkha) is inherent in all compounded things.”

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The Buddha encouraged us to strive with diligence because when we experience the truth of our lives – that everything is impermanent, lacks an essential nature, and is marked with dissatisfaction – then we gain the great freedom of enlightenment.

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