If you speak of gain and loss, you are a person of gain and loss.

Don’t you see? The full glass is a full glass, the half full glass is a half full glass.

Adapted from The True Dharma Eye: Zen Master Dōgen’s Three Hundred Kōans translated by Kazuaki Tanahashi and John Daido Loori, with commentary and verse by John Daido Loori, pages 29–30

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