In one sense, the practice of the Buddha Way is a practice of constantly failing. At the same time, each of us is inherently perfect. In this powerful talk, Ryushin Sensei urges each of us to fail perfectly, and in so doing discover the joyfulness of practice.
by Konrad Ryushin Marchaj, Sensei
Book of Equanimity, Case 15:
Yangshan Plants His Hoe
Zen Mountain Monastery—January 20, 2013