A monk asked the Chinese Ch'an master Chien Paling:
-What is the difference between the meaning of the Sutras and that of the Patriarch?
The master replied:
-When it is cold, hen would go up on a tree and duck down to water.
Posted on Nov.10.2008 @ 06:17AM EDTby9999999
after noticing how much i groom my reflection in the eyes of others, i realized it was not me who was grooming a reflection in the eyes of others--but egoic patterns and unchecked motives running themselves out~
the things that hit home are hard to admit and this one was a toughy