Yamaoka Tesshu

Yamaoka Tesshu

If you want to obtain the secrets of such wonderful techniques, drill yourself, harden yourself, undergo severe training, abandoned body and mind; follow this course for years and you will naturally reach the profoundest levels. To know if water is hot or cold you must taste it yourself.More Yamaoka Tesshu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Thirst for victory leads to defeat; not tiring of defeat leads to victory.More Yamaoka Tesshu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The moon does not think to be reflected, nor does the water think to reflect, in the Hirosawa Pond.More Yamaoka Tesshu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The world is wide, full of happenings. Keep this in mind and never believe 'I'm the onlyone who knows.'More Yamaoka Tesshu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Zen is like soap. First you wash with it, and then you wash off the soap.More Yamaoka Tesshu quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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