A Lesson in Greed

A Sutra by Mumon

When a fish meets the fishhook
If he is too greedy, he will be caught.
When his mouth opens
His life is already lost.

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A Passing of Seasons

A Sutra by Mumon.

In spring, hundreds of flowers; in autumn, a harvest moon;
In summer, a refreshing breeze; in winter, snow will accompany you.
If useless things do not hang in your mind,
Any season is a good season for you.