The enemy of our salvation especially strives to draw our heart and mind away from God when we are about to serve Him, and endeavors to adulterously attach our heart to something irrelevant.
If we rid ourselves of past garbage then we are free to set out on an entirely new path
it is often just what we need in order to progress when fear is holding us up.
what is it that needs to be changed or finished up
cutting away the undergrowth,
card day won’t be one in which we need to do, so much as one in which we need to think.
If life is created by what we think, what we expect and how we feel about things, our deepest emotional urges, our wildest dreams, our highest ideals require a great deal of thinking about, don’t they?
Kassan ascended the rostrum and said, “As for the facilities in the garden, the old monk is superior to Sekisô, but for deep discourse expounding the true principle he is one hundred steps ahead of me.”