December 06th, 2017

Students of the scriptures often abandon their inner work and pursue externals. Son (Zen) adepts prefer to ignore worldly activity and simply look inward. Both positions are biases which are bound at two extremes. They are like fighting over whether a rabbit's horns are long or short, or arguing whether flowers in the sky are profuse or scarce.

- Uichon (1055-1101)