Trying to become a Buddha is easy

by Shiwu (Stonehouse)

English version by Red Pine
Original Language Chinese

Trying to become a Buddha is easy
but ending delusions is hard
how many moonlit nights
have I sat and felt the cold before dawn

-- from The Zen Works of Stonehouse: Poems and Talks of a 14th Century Chinese Hermit, Translated by Red Pine

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