There once lived a woodcutter, who was in a very distressed situation. He existed on insignificant sums of money, earned for firewood, which he brought to the city on himself from the nearest forest. One day a sage, who was passing along the road, saw him at work and advised him to go further into… Continue reading Go ahead!
The disciple asked the Master: "How true are the words that happiness is not in money?" He replied that they are completely faithful. And to prove it is simple; _ You can buy a bed for money, but not a dream. _ Food, but not appetite. _ Medicines, but not health. _ Servants, but not… Continue reading Money can not buy happiness.
One day one Disciple asked the Master: "Tell me, Master, how not to be mistaken, distinguishing true knowledge from false ones?" "When walking in the desert, you see far, in front of you a beautiful oasis, what are you doing to find out if it's real or a mirage, in front you?" After thinking, the… Continue reading Wait or go?
Once one of the notable people turned to the sage with the question: "Tell me, dear, since you're so clever, why are you not rich?" To which the sage, turning to his expensive caftan, embroidered in gold, answered: "You see, my dear caftan, my wealth is inside, not outside. After all, when your master falls… Continue reading The ability.
At the beginning of the lesson, the professor picked up a glass with a little water. He kept this glass until all the students paid attention to it, and then asked: "How much do you think this glass weighs?" "50 grams!" ... "100 grams!" ... "125 grams!" ... - assumed the students. "I myself do… Continue reading The glass.
Once a lot of people decided to dig up a treasure. They took all the necessary tools and went to look for it where it was supposed to be buried. People have distributed throughout the territory and began excavations. Some quickly got tired and thought that the treasure was not worth the effort. Some found… Continue reading The treasure.
One day a middle-aged man came to the Master. "Dear, I ask you for advice. I have pretty well adjusted my life. I have my own shop, I live in a good house, I have wonderful friends and I have long forgotten about the myriad of small everyday problems that bothered me before. But I… Continue reading The tea
"Today, we going to study the ceremony of the tea ceremony," - said the teacher, and gave his disciples a scroll in which the subtleties of the tea ceremony were described. The students went into reading, and the teacher went to the park and sat there all day, praying and meditating. The students had time… Continue reading The facts
To one farmer stopped working the tractor. All attempts by the peasant and his neighbors to repair it was in vain. Finally, he called a specialist. He examined the tractor, tried how the starter works, lifted the hood and checked everything carefully. Then he took the hammer, aimed, once hit the motor and put it… Continue reading The price