Quotes from Kabir, St. Catherine of Genoa, St. Bernard, Bayazid of Bistun,Eckhart, Ruysbroeck

Behold but One in all things; it is the second that leads you astray.

Kabir

My Me is God, nor do I recognize any other Me except my God Himself.

St. Catherine ofGenoa

In those respects in which the soul is unlike God, it is also unlike itself.

St. Bernard

I went from God to […]

The one Moon reflects itself wherever there is a sheet of water. You cannot take hold of it, but equally you cannot get rid of it

One Nature, perfect and pervading, circulates in all natures, One Reality, all-comprehensive, contains within itself all realities. The one Moon reflects itself wherever there is a sheet of water, And all the moons in the waters are embraced within the one Moon.

The Dharma-body ‘(the Absolute) of all the Buddhas enters into my own being. […]

Universal Mind is the undefiled Buddha-womb -Tathagata-garbha

Those who vainly reason without understanding the truth are, lost in the jungle of the Vijnanas (the various forms of relative knowledge), running about here and there and trying to justify their view of ego-substance. The self realized in your inmost consciousness appears in its purity; this is the Tathagata-garbha (literally, Buddha-womb), which is not […]

Secretly nature seeks and hunts and tries to ferret out the track in which God may be found

Nature’s intent is neither food, nor drink, nor clothing, nor comfort, nor anything else from which God is left out. Whether you like it or not, whether you know it or not, secretly Nature seeks and hunts and tries to ferret out the track in which God may be found.

Eckhart

Neither attached to, nor detached from,enjoy your perfect unobstructed freedom,then you have your seat of enlightenment.

When followers of Zen fail to go beyond the world of their senses and thoughts, all their doings and movements are of no significance. But when the senses and thoughts are annihilated, all the passages to Universal Mind are blocked, and no entrance then becomes possible. The original Mind is to be recognized along with […]