Freedom from Passions
by Scott D. Hendricks
93. If you want to be free of all the passions, practise self-control, love and prayer.
~ St. Thalassios the Libyan
From “On Love, Self-Control and Life in accordance with the Intellect” written for Paul the Presbyter, First Century
G.E.H. Palmer and Philip Sherrard and Kallistos Ware trans., The Philokalia: the complete text, vol. 2 (New York: Faber and Faber, 1981), 312.