Posts Tagged ‘The Cloud of Unknowing’

One who knows does not speak, one who speaks does not know

WHEN KNOWLEDGE WENT NORTH Knowledge wandered north Looking for Tao, over the Dark Sea, And up the Invisible Mountain. There on the mountain he met Non-Doing, the Speechless One. He inquired: "Please inform me, Sir, By what system of thought And what technique of meditation I can apprehend Tao? By what renunciation Or what solitary retirement May I rest in Tao? Where must I start, What road must I follow To reach Tao?" Such were his three questions. Non-Doing, the Speechless Read more [...]