A soldier came to Hakuin and asked "Is there really a paradise and a hell?"
"Who are you?" inquired Hakuin.
"I am a samurai," the warrior replied.
"You, a samurai!" exclaimed Hakuin. "What kind of ruler would have you as his guard?...
Posted on Apr.25.2013 @ 08:59AM EDTbycinchona
A YEARS END ALL CORNERS OF THIS FLOATING WORLD SWEPT.
The Law of Change — There is a Law, which governs all things, and allows no thing to remain unchecked, and allows no checks to remain unchanged. Anything seen, done, experienced or known, you may look at it and say with absolute certainty: “This too shall pass.” This is what is known as the Law of Change.