Zen Story

“Is there anything that I can do to make myself enlightened?”

“As little as you can do to make the sun rise in the morning.”


“Then of what use are the spiritual exercises you prescribe?”

“To make sure you are not asleep when the sun begins to rise.”


Zen master to his disciple


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