ZEN quotes

Don’t scale the mountain seeking wisdom, when the answer lay at your feet.

When the student is ready, the teacher will come.

A day without work is a day without food.

The teacher opens the door, but you must enter by yourself.

An angry man defeats himself.

It is the empty space within a bowl wich makes it useful.

The mind should be nowhere in particular.

Do not seek to follow in another’s footsteps, rather seek he sought.

Knowledge is more powerful than any force. The mind is the ultimate weapon.

A heavy snowfall disappears onto the sea without a trace.To subdue the enemy without fighting is the highest skill.

To know others is to be wise, to know yourself is to be enlightened.

A man who seeks revenge should start digging two graves.

In life it is not the destination that matters, but the journey.