The journey of a 1000 miles begins with a single step

The unchanging self

“When you ride in a boat and watch the shore, you might assume that the shore is moving. But when you keep your eyes closely on the boat, you can see that the boat moves. Similarly, if you examine many things with a confused mind, you might suppose that your mind and nature are permanent. But when you practice intimately and return to where you are, it will be clear that there is nothing that has unchanging self.”


2 responses

  1. Reblogged this on THE STRATEGIC LEARNER.

    March 24, 2015 at 7:30 am

  2. Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

    March 30, 2015 at 5:45 pm

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