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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Words

Stan White: Docho Roshi, the only words I have this morning are not words.

SR: Yeah. We are, you know, discussing what is not possible to discuss by words. This is how actual words should go. By words we should communicate something which is not possible to put into our words. 
    --------------------------- Excerpt from Shunryu Suzuki lecture 68-11-11 as found on shunryusuzuki.com. Edited by DC  - Going through Suzuki lectures and posting anything that can stand on its own. Not looking for zingers or "the best of." I find that following these excerpts daily provides another way to experience Suzuki's teaching. - DC