On the first day I left the place spotless, having made a last quick circuit picking up the few newly fallen leaves.
Trevor Leggett (1914 – 2000), was one of the leading writers on Zen Buddhism in the West.
Morning meditation — Can become a sort of Slogan.
‘Enquiry, too, can become a sort of slogan, as blind faith can become a slogan.’
Insights into Thinking.
We suffer, we are stuck in some kind of pain, mostly mental — mental torment, mental pain.
Morning meditation — A Good Life.
‘A good life which has been well lived, well put together and polished, the older it is, the more valuable it is to the world.’
Morning meditation — It’s So Powerful.
‘Mindfulness is not thinking, this is one of the reasons it is so powerful’
Business of the world is carried on by unreal things by Trevor Leggett
Business of the world is carried on by unreal things.
Interlaced Branches by Trevor Legget
Unless roots of spiritual conviction have been put down, the whole structure is hollow and falls to pieces.
Shaku Soyen gives Suzuki hidden help with the koan
A good teacher is able to give a tiny hint…