This which is seeking is
That which is sought,
That which is sought is
This which is seeking.
Do what you do, and give the fruits of your action to me.
If you want to travel the Way of Buddhas and Zen masters,
then expect nothing, seek nothing, and grasp nothing.
Look, and it can’t be seen.
Listen, and it can’t be heard.
Reach, and it can’t be grasped.
the whole universe consists of a cosmic Self playing hide-and-seek (Lila); hiding from itself (Maya) by becoming all the living and non-living things in the universe and forgetting what it really is — the upshot being that we are all IT in disguise.
If you get the message, hang up the phone. For psychedelic drugs are simply instruments, like microscopes, telescopes, and telephones. The biologist does not sit with eye permanently glued to the microscope, he goes away and works on what he has seen.
If we understand our own suffering,
it will be easier to understand the suffering in the other person.
Enlightenment is ego’s ultimate disappointment.
He who speaks does not know;
he who knows does not speak.