|Zen is Pain
||[Aug. 26th, 2003|10:07 am]
A fun game, inspired by all the beating of students in various koans and whatnot: Take the word "Zen" to mean "pain", and make various profound utterances. For example...|
Zen is a great teacher, but if you deliberately try to gain knowledge from it, you're missing the point, and at best will just appear foolish.
Don't dwell too deeply on Zen. If you're experiencing it, just accept it and move on.
It's not nice to inflict Zen upon others. However, sometimes it's a little bit necessary to do so.