Selfless

“To study the self is to forget the self. To forget the self is to be actualized by myriad things. When actualized by myriad things, your body and mind as well as the bodies and minds of others drop away. No trace of realization remains, and this no-trace continues endlessly.”

13th Century Zen Master Dogen in a passage from his Genjo-koan

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2 Responses to “Selfless”

  1. Nice quote. Do you understand it? I have practised Zen for 16 years and am still working on it 🙂

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