Tea Cups…..


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A student asked Suzuki Roshi why the Japanese make their teacups so thin and delicate that they break easily. “It’s not that they’re too delicate,” he answered, “but that you don’t know how to handle them. You must adjust yourself to the environment, and not vice versa.”

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About Bushka

Retired! Enjoying the Autumn days of my life. A Joy to do nothing and then rest afterwards.
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12 Responses to Tea Cups…..

  1. Nandita says:

    So true. I’m deeply connected with the Japanese, B! Hugs 😉

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