Nadav Spiegelman

The Art of Just Sitting

Author
John Daido Loori (Editor)
My last highlight
2013-02-06
Number of highlights
4

My Highlights

Zen practitioners, as they progress beyond the beginning stages of zazen, encounter a unique landscape that reflects their own personality and individual life experiences.
“Accord and respond without laboring and accomplish without hindrance. Everywhere turn around freely, not following conditions, not falling into classifications.”
The function of our brain is to secrete thoughts.
When you’re just sitting, you can’t get a hold of anything, because you’re just sitting. You’re not sitting and getting a hold of something.