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...
IT IS LIKE THE SUN
It is like the sun, when it shines, anything under its light is bright. when it does not shine anything, things are in darkness; and it still shines itself. It neither clings nor follows anything.
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