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  Ryokan, a Zen master, lived the simplest kind of life in a little hut at the foot of a mountain. One evening a thief visited the hut only to discover there was nothing to steal. Ryokan returned and caught him. "You have come a long way... continue...

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vertical line Posted on Mar.31.2013 @ 03:42PM EDT by cinchona
It's not about choice or no choice.....thought or no thought.....it's only about 'being'. naturally this will include thought and choice.

IN THIS WORLD OF DREAMS
DRIFTING OFF STILL MORE;
AND ONCE AGAIN SPEAKING
AND DREAMING OF DREAMS.
JUST LET IT BE.

Ryokan
(1757 - 1831)

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Reply from leoj99
Mar.31.2013
05:36PM EDT 
vertical line Well no thought is the entry point. Once you have entered you can think again. Don't think if you have not yet entered.
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Reply from cinchona
Apr.01.2013
02:22AM EDT 
vertical line thought is everything.
you have already entered.
still learning how to love though.
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