The journey of a 1000 miles begins with a single step

Seeing

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As soon as you see something,

you already start to intellectualize it.
As soon as you intellectualize something,
it is no longer what you saw.

– Shunryu Suzuki

quoted in the book “Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Zen Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki”

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