Will You Ask For Books?
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
No spiritual practice is to be attempted by reading about it from books alone. We may, of course, read books by way of information, but we should know which ideas to take up and which ones to leave.
Knowledge from books is no knowledge, knowledge must come from within.
A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face.
No one has stepped twice into the same river. But did anyone step twice into the same book?