Nan-in, a Japanese master during the Meiji era (1868-1912), received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen.
Nan-in served tea. He poured his visitor's cup full, and then kept on pouring.
The professor watched the overflow...
Posted on Nov.30.2012 @ 11:49AM EDTbyleoj99
Are your brain cells conditioned?
If your brain cells are conditioned you are always thinking. It is always digging on the past. It is thinking of emptiness. It has too much knowledge stored in the cells. It works like a computer that has stored memory. It cannot function outside of its memory or outside its programming. That is why it is always imposing itself to others. It cannot understand anything outside of its programming. It is the result of the programming of mankind in thousands of years of history.
A programmed brain cells is automatic in thinking. That is only function it can do to run its own programming.
How can a brain with cells programmed change. It is very evident it is very difficult indeed. No matter what you say it refuse to changes.