A middle-aged feel that their day is very heavy, too much pressure on life, you want to seek relief methods, so go to a Zen master for advice.
The Zen Master gave him a basket and asked him to carry it back on his shoulders, pointing to a bumpy road ahead. "Whenever you step forward, you bend down and pick up a stone and put it in a basket. What it feels like. "
The middle-aged man followed the instructions of the Zen Master, and when he had his basket filled with stones, the Zen Master asked, "What have you been feeling along the way?"
The middle-aged man replied, "I feel more and more heavy."
"Everyone comes to this world with an empty basket, and every step we take will pick up something from the world, so we will get more and more tired," he said. "
The middle-aged man then asked, "So what can reduce the burden?"
The Zen Master asked him: "Do you want to give up the fame, wealth, vanity, power, and so forth?" The man could not answer.
The Master said, "Everyone's basket is filled with something that is found in this world, but you have picked up too much. If you can not give up something, your life will not be able to bear. Now you know what to leave." And what's left? "
The middle-aged man asked Master Zen: "What have you left behind and left behind?"
Zen Master laughed: "Leave the things outside, leaving the soul thing."
With the money, it will not fit the money; with love, love will not fit; With the cause, with the name of the people of the world, It will not fit the cause ifco deco
When you get too many things, more than the carrying capacity of life, this time, how do you do? What's left? Discard what? This time will become particularly important to choose, a little careless, happiness will slip away from the side fully furnished
Fame and fortune is like a basket on the back of the stone, the more the more the more heavy walking, but rather the soul of the things installed more, the more intelligent, simple and happy to look at things. Like the story of the Zen Master, no body, but full of wisdom.
Can be seen in the colorful society, learn how to choose is an important thing:
The right choice, can make the mind get relief, let oneself live free and easy.
The right choice, make life simple and enjoyable, carrying from the full of happiness.