This is the right moment, and this is the right point. Wherever you are, is the gate. There can be no bad time to do
If you have any plans, simply discard.
Having discarded all plans, you are left with no plans.
Now precisely carry out the no plans.
Every butterfly I see, every flower that blooms, the tiny animal that I come across and every face I encounter, the breeze that blows gently on a sunny afternoon, the noise I hear amidst heavy traffic, the garbage I see around with the mighty bull that stands in it without being affected, all became Guru.
There is nothing but gratitude.
And when you start living in that, which is unreasonable, which has nothing behind it, which is not coming from your own past actions, then you are fit to be initiated. You can even be called Enlightened. That is about the Koan of ‘Sound of one hand clapping’.
You think that there is going to be an end to the suffering, don’t you? You call it by various names. You call it the
One of the clearest indicators of the quality of your existence is the quality of your love. You can only love the small, the stunted, the sick.
If ever a healthy one crosses your way, what will you do? You will hide afraid of him, you will bow to him, you will hate him, you will kneel and be awestruck, you will sing his virtues and kill him. But do you think you can ever love him? NEVER. It is beyond you to love the really lovable.