Even in the presence of others he was completely alone.
We keep passing unseen through little moments of other people's lives.
The only Zen you find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there.
The place to improve the world is first in one's own heart and head and hands.
The only Zen you can find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there.
Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions.
Any effort that has self-glorification as its final endpoint is bound to end in disaster.
Metaphysics is a restaurant where they give you a thirty thousand page menu, and no food.
To live for some future goal is shallow. It's the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.
The truth knocks on the door and you say, go away, I'm looking for the truth, and it goes away. Puzzling.