The Kitáb-i-Aqdas
104.Cleave ye unto the cord of refinement   ¶74
‘Abdu’l-Bahá refers to the effect of “purity and holiness, cleanliness and refinement” on the exaltation of “the human condition” and “the development of man’s inner reality.” He states: “The fact of having a pure and spotless body exercises an influence upon the spirit of man.”1 (See also note 74.)
1 Selections from the Writings of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, p. 154, no. 129.4
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Selections from the Writings of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá
pages 153-58