Do not go where the path may lead, but go instead where there is no part and leave a trail.
The Obstacle is the Path
All rivers run to the ocean without filling it up. All water comes from the ocean without ever emptying it.
When loading the plane to Enlightenment, leave all you baggage at the airport.
There is no right way, or wrong way, merely a place from which to start.
Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian no more than standing in a garage makes you a car
The quieter you become, the more you will hear.
For yesterday is but a dream and tomorrow is a vision. But today, well-lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope.
We do not learn by experience but by our capacity for experience.
The future depends on what we do in the present.
Your teacher can open the door but you must enter by yourself.
Leap and the net will appear.
From the Pine tree, learn from the Pine tree and from the Bamboo, learn of the Bamboo.
One moon shines in every pool, in every pool the one moon.
Follow your own light, be ordinary, then you will see for yourself you are part of a whole.
This moment has gone, it can never be relived.
Can you see time? No. Then you should stop looking for it.
You are alive. So anything is possible.
The time between birth and death is all the time that we have.
Instead of experiencing guilt and making excuses for your negative action, START NOW to be positive.
You choose your own desires. No one puts them in your mind.