Ikkyu Quotes

Top 36 wise famous quotes and sayings by Ikkyu

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Ikkyu quotes: Don't hesitate get laid that's wisdomsitting around chanting what crap Don't hesitate get laid that's wisdom
sitting around chanting what crap
Ikkyu quotes: this boat is and is notwhen it sinks both disappear this boat is and is not
when it sinks both disappear
Ikkyu quotes: even before trees rocks I was nothingwhen I'm dead nowhere I'll be nothing even before trees rocks I was nothing
when I'm dead nowhere I'll be nothing
Ikkyu quotes: here I am simply trying to get into your headyou think you were born you die what a pity here I am simply trying to get into your head
you think you were born you die what a pity
Ikkyu quotes: ten dumb years I wanted things to be different furious proud I still feel it ten dumb years I wanted things to be different furious proud I still feel it
Ikkyu quotes: the wise know nothing at allwell maybe one song the wise know nothing at all
well maybe one song
Ikkyu quotes: I'd love to give you somethingbut what would help? I'd love to give you something
but what would help?
Ikkyu quotes: Like vanishing dew,a passing apparitionor the sudden flashof lightning already gone thus should one regard one's self. Like vanishing dew,
a passing apparition
or the sudden flash
of lightning
already gone
thus should one regard one's self.
Ikkyu quotes: father when I was a boy you left us now I forgive you father when I was a boy you left us now I forgive you
Ikkyu quotes: I can see clouds a thousand miles away, hear ancient music in the pines. I can see clouds a thousand miles away, hear ancient music in the pines.
Ikkyu quotes: Clouds very high looknot one word helped them get up there Clouds very high look
not one word helped them get up there
Ikkyu quotes: Become a Buddha? The mind can't do it. The body can't do it. Only what can't become a Buddha becomes a Buddha. Become a Buddha? The mind can't do it. The body can't do it. Only what can't become a Buddha becomes a Buddha.
Ikkyu quotes: My real dwelling Has no pillars And no roof either So rain cannot soak it And wind cannot blow it down. My real dwelling
Has no pillars
And no roof either
So rain cannot soak it
And wind cannot blow
it down.
Ikkyu quotes: Look at the cherry blossoms!Their color and scent fall with them,Are gone forever,Yet mindlessThe spring comes again. Look at the cherry blossoms!
Their color and scent fall with them,
Are gone forever,
Yet mindless
The spring comes again.
Ikkyu quotes: I and other humans no difference. I and other humans no difference.
Ikkyu quotes: That stone Buddha deserves all the birdshit it getsI wave my skinny arms like a tall flower in the wind That stone Buddha deserves all the
birdshit it gets
I wave my skinny arms like a tall
flower in the wind
Ikkyu quotes: Learn how to read the love letters sent by the wind and rain, the snow and moon. Learn how to read the love letters sent by the wind and rain, the snow and moon.
Ikkyu quotes: don't worry please please how many times do I have to say itthere's no way not to be who you are and where. don't worry please please how many times do I have to say it
there's no way not to be who you are and where.
Ikkyu quotes: It isn't that we're alone or not alonewhose voice do you want mine? yours? It isn't that we're alone or not alone
whose voice do you want mine? yours?
Ikkyu quotes: Don't read the sutras - practice meditation. Don't take up the broom - practice meditation. Don't plant tea seeds - practice meditation. Don't read the sutras - practice meditation. Don't take up the broom - practice meditation. Don't plant tea seeds - practice meditation.
Ikkyu quotes: Break openA cherry treeAnd there are no flowers;But the spring breezeBrings forth myriad blossoms. Break open
A cherry tree
And there are no flowers;
But the spring breeze
Brings forth myriad blossoms.
Ikkyu quotes: Having no destination,I am never lost. Having no destination,
I am never lost.
Ikkyu quotes: pleasure pain are equal in a clear heartno mountain hides the moon pleasure pain are equal in a clear heart
no mountain hides the moon
Ikkyu quotes: Born born everything is always bornthinking about it try not to Born born everything is always born
thinking about it try not to