"There are two big forces at work, external and internal. We have very little control over external forces such as tornados, earthquakes, floods, disasters, illness and pain. What really matters is internal force. How do I respond to those disasters? Over that I have complete control.
— Leo Buscaglia
食べ盛り , originally uploaded by maisuke* .
This was an honest and interesting first part in a series of interviews with a Zen Monk.