Reflection – the only reality is the present

A Japanese warrior was arrested by his enemies and thrown in a prison cell. At night he could not sleep as he was convinced that he would be cruelly tortured the next day. Then the words of his Zen Master came to mind: “Tomorrow is not real. The only reality is the present.” So he came to the present — and fell fast asleep.

From Spiritus Christi website

Leave a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.