The journey of a 1000 miles begins with a single step

Learn how to read the wind and the rain

 Every day, priests

minutely examine the Law…
And endlessly chant
complicated sutras.
Before doing that,
though, they should
learn how to read the
love letters sent by
the wind and rain,
snow and moon…

~Ikkyu~

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  1. Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

    December 5, 2015 at 6:35 pm

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