Lulled into complacency by the apparent repetition of our lives, our habitual passivity, or our
feelings of accomplishment, we can end up more dead than alive. What better antidote than to
recognize all we are receiving and to generously offer all we are in return?
by Konrad Ryushin Marchaj, Sensei
Blue Cliff Record, Case 30:
Chao Chou's Big Turnips