Ryokan, a Zen master, lived the simplest kind of life in a little hut at the foot of a mountain.
Everything in this life, brother, is borrowed …
for a short number of years … borrowed is the
life … the family … the friends.
A young man was getting ready to graduate college. For many months he had admired a beautiful sports car in a dealer’s showroom,
You do not posses any other human being,
no matter how
closely related that other may be.
How happy is he born and taught ,That serveth not another’s will; Whose armour is his honest thought, And simple truth his utmost skill!