Shunryu Suzuki Quotes

Shunryu Suzuki Quotes: In reflecting on our problems, we should include ourselves.
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Shunryu Suzuki Quote: To renounce things is not to give them up. It is to acknowledge that all things go away.
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Quotes about Shunryu Suzuki: Bowing is a very serious practice. You should be prepared to bow, even in your last moment. even though it is impossible to get rid of our self-centered desires, we have to do it. Our true nature wants us to.
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Quote about Shunryu Suzuki: When you are just you, without thinking or trying to say something special, just saying what is on your mind and how you feel, then there is naturally self-respect.
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Shunryu Suzuki Sayings: Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.
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Shunryu Suzuki Saying: Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.
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Sayings about Shunryu Suzuki: Nothing outside yourself can cause any trouble. You yourself make the waves in your mind. If you leave your mind as it is, it will become calm. This mind is called big mind.
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Saying about Shunryu Suzuki: If you continue this simple practice every day, you will obtain some wonderful power. Before you attain it, it is something wonderful, but after you attain it, it is nothing special.
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Shunryu Suzuki Quotes: Moment after moment, completely devote yourself to listening to your inner voice.
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Shunryu Suzuki Quote: Wabi means spare, impoverished; simple and functional. It connotes a transcendence of fad and fashion. The spirit of wabi imbues all the Zen arts, from calligraphy to karate, from the tea ceremony to Zen archery.
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Quotes about Shunryu Suzuki: To be different is to have value. In this sense all things have equal, absolute value. Each thing has absolute value and thus is equal to everything else.
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Quote about Shunryu Suzuki: It is only by practicing through a continual succession of agreeable and disagreeable situations that we acquire true strengths. To accept that pain is inherent and to live our lives from this understanding is to create the causes and conditions for happiness.
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Shunryu Suzuki Sayings: The most important point is to accept yourself and stand on your two feet.
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Shunryu Suzuki Saying: People who know the state of emptiness will always be able to dissolve their problems by constancy.
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Sayings about Shunryu Suzuki: When you accept everything, everything is beyond dimensions. The earth is not great nor a grain of sand small. In the realm of Great Activity picking up a grain of sand is the same as taking up the whole universe. To save one sentient being is to save all sentient beings. Your efforts of this moment to save one person is the same as the eternal merit of Buddha.
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Saying about Shunryu Suzuki: When you say,
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Shunryu Suzuki Quotes: There is no connection between I myself yesterday and I myself in this moment
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Shunryu Suzuki Quote: A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even though we do not love it....In this way our life should be understood. Then there is no problem.
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