Continually Stepping into the Unknown

‎”This is a practice about continually stepping into the unknown…Part of the reason we want to stay in our comfort zone is that we feel we have a sense of control over our environment — although that’s really a false notion. So to be comfortable continually stepping into the unknown — and when you do that, then whatever expression comes forward is spontaneous: you know, it’s not something that you’ve cogitated and ruminated about, and planned and prepared.”

~ Gerry Shishin Wick, Roshi, Great Mountain Zen Center (interviewed in Buddhist Geeks episode #110)

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