There is a kingdom of the spirit’s ease. It is not in this helpless swirl of thought,
At the end of ten years of apprenticeship, Zenno thought he should be elevated to the category of Zen master. One rainy day, he went to visit the famous professor Nan-in.
LIFE, believe, is not a dream So dark as sages say;
Oft a little morning rain
Foretells a pleasant day.
My physical eyes have limited sight
Filters of thought and belief blur my view
But if I look Through The Eyes Of Source
I will see everything clearly and true
If you have not gold and silver ever ready to command; If you cannot toward the needy reach an ever open hand;
A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours
Happy are you if you can appreciate a smile and forget a frown;
you will walk on the sunny side of the street.
When I look at a patch of dandelions, I see a bunch of ….
We are the sons of Sorrow; we are the poets
And the prophets and the musicians.
O birds, your perfect virtues bring,
Your song, your forms, your rhythmic flight,
Your manners for your heart’s delight,
It’s not so much what your say
As the manner in which you say it;
It’s not so much the language you use
As the tone in which you convey it;
After years of searching, the seeker was told to go to a cave, in which he would find …