Greed: But those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful desires which plunge men into ruin and destruction.

Zen Koan: In Dreamland

In the Vinaya the Buddha is depicted as saying, "A monk should not intentionally deprive a living creature of life, even if it be only an ant" (Vinaya I.97).

Busy As A Bee

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Zen Koan: Three Days More

Japanese Buddhist Proverb : No sooner has the moon waxed full than it begins to wane. So the height of prosperity is also the beginning of fortune's decline.

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