Realize then that every moment is precious that we can enjoy with our loved ones, with our material possessions, and with others in the world.
We should consider public opinion, we should make our decisions while not being so attached to our own egos that we are hasty from being blinded with self-importance. Let us all be mindful of our influences.
We must keep our words sheathed, ready but knowing that unless we want to do damange, we should wait to speak until we know how to control the words that come out.
We need to plan for today and enjoy today for our spirits, and plan for tomorrow for our materialistic needs to be able to put food on the table and have shelter.
“A good traveler has no fixed plan, and is not intent on arriving.” This quote reminds me of “If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading”. However it is easier to use today’s quote as a metaphor for experiencing Zen in everything we do. We are the travelers, and…