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  When Gensha Shibi, a Chinese Zen master, and a general were eating cakes together,
the general asked:
- What is it that's used everyday but not known?
The master handed a piece of cake to the general and said:
- Eat this... continue...

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SITTING ON THE TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN
Time to time sitting on the top of the mountain alone.
The moon's shining in the sky.
There is neither the seer nor the seen,
Neither the maker nor the made,
Neither the knower nor the known.
All's still and quiet.
Alone! Absolutely Alone!
When got down and back to the cave,
The head's still intact and without a single hair on it.


 



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