In Japan, the Zen aesthetic developed in a refined set of principles—wabi and sabi. Wabi sabi represents a comprehensive Japanese worldview or set of aesthetic ideals, centered on the intangible longing for, as Zen scholar D.T. Suzuki put it, “the world we left as children,” a world in which we are in direct contact with a dynamic present. - R. E. Purser
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In Japan, the Zen aesthetic developed in a refined set of principles—wabi and sabi. Wabi sabi represents a comprehensive Japanese worldview or set of aesthetic ideals, centered on the intangible longing for, as Zen scholar D.T. Suzuki put it, “the world we left as children,” a world in which we are in direct contact with a dynamic present. - R. E. Purser
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020. The tighter you squeeze, the less you have - Ma Tsu
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020. The tighter you squeeze, the less you have - Ma Tsu
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019. Outside - empty, inside - empty,  outside and inside - empty
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019. Outside - empty, inside - empty, outside and inside - empty
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The enso is its own merit and its own reward. It has no cause outside itself and provides no effect other than itself. The fruit of the enso is the enso.
- John Daido Loor
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The enso is its own merit and its own reward. It has no cause outside itself and provides no effect other than itself. The fruit of the enso is the enso.
- John Daido Loor
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