If we are fixated on a small matter in front of us and repeatedly practice it, it will become like a significantly big matter. It’s as though our eyes are stained with something which appears to be very gigantic while we are looking out. However, when we take it out, it might not be bigger than a sesame seed. In reality what is the most important thing? Life and death are most important! What is most urgent? Meditation practice is most urgent!
《希望·新生》【四季法语】秋 #241 Autumn · Four Seasons Words of Wisdom [Hope·Embark]
死盯着眼前的小事反覆串习的话，就会变得好像很大。 就像眼皮上沾了东西，看出去就会觉得很庞大，但把它拿下来看，可能还没有芝麻大。 实际上到底什么事最大？ 生死事大！ 什么东西最急？ 修行最急！