If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?
More quotes by Dogen Zenji
You should study not only that you become a mother when your child is born, but also that you become a child.
To study Buddhism is to study the self. To study the self is to forget the self. To forget the self is to be awakened by all things.
I come to realize that mind is no other than mountains and rivers and the great wide earth, the sun and the moon and stars.
More quotes about Faith
The valley stream’s rushing sound is the eloquent tongue of Buddha. The mountain’s vibrant colours are nothing but the Buddha’s form.
Learning Zen is a phenomenon of gold & dung. Before you learn it, it’s like gold; after you learn it, it’s like dung.
I would like to believe there is a God, but I think it is better to say I’m not sure there is a God and live your life with kindness and respect for people than to say I know there is a God and then do bad things,
What is faith but a kind of betting or speculation after all? It should be, I bet that my Redeemer liveth.
If God would have wanted us to live in a permissive society He would have given us Ten Suggestions and not Ten Commandments.