Stories abound about students seeking advice on how to achieve inner peace. Here are three examples.

  • In Zen Flesh, Zen Bones, editors Paul Reps and Nyogen Senzaki share a story about a student who thought he had an ungovernable temper.
  • In Complete Enlightenment, Ch'an Master Sheng-yen tells a story about letting go of any attempts to control people.

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