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Zen Quotes

Updated on October 7, 2014

Zen Quotes

Zen is all about wisdom and the attainment of enlightenment. View this selection of quotes and proverbs from the philosphies of Zen, Buddhism, and Taoism and from such great teachers such as Lao Tzu, Buddha, Hsi-Tang ,Nan-sen.

Bamboo Forest Print

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In the panoramic "Bamboo Forest, Sagano, Kyoto, Japan," good fortune is represented in a grove of green lucky bamboo canes. The bamboo's sinuous lines, adorned with bands like delicate bracelets, emanate both weightlessness and strength. The intensity of the image's oversized dimensions and strong color can dramatize a large wall or powerfully balance large furniture.

Bamboo Forest Print available at AllPosters.com

This art print entitled "Zen Elements III" displays sharp, vivid images with a high degree of color accuracy. A member of the versatile family of art prints, this high-quality reproduction represents the best of both worlds: quality and affordability. Art prints are created on paper similar to that of a postcard or greeting card using an offset lithography press. Perfect for a spa bathroom.

Zen Elements III Print available at AllPosters.com

Zen Wallpapers

Here are several links to some of the most beautiful zen wallpapers for your desktop.

"When you get to the top of the mountain keep climbing"

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Water Bell Fountain

Designed by professional percussionist and instrument designer Garry Kvistad, this tranquil Waterbell Fountain beautifully combines the relaxing sound of flowing water and the soothing, peaceful chiming of brass bells. Visually pleasing as two floating bells softly chime against a center of stationary bells as they are swept around the fountain by an underwater current. Eight brass bells in varying sizes. Lightweight and durable copper bowl. Easy to assemble. Great for indoor or outdoor entertaining. Price $180

Water Bell Fountain available at Gaiam.com

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Zen Fountain

Create a contemplative space with this fountain's artful arrangement of natural elements. It combines a handmade copper bowl, two copper bars, tumbled slate, trickling water and a flickering tea light (bamboo not included). The Chinese symbol for prosperity is hand-painted on the upper slate tile. USA. Price $129

Zen Fountain available at Gaiam.com

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      kriangs 

      4 years ago

      Very nice len,thanks for sharing.

    • halvmarathonJes profile image

      halvmarathonJes 

      4 years ago

      Nice lens.

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      imagelist lm 

      5 years ago

      Cool...interesting content...

    • pheonix76 profile image

      pheonix76 

      6 years ago from WNY

      Thanks for sharing these wise quotes, great lens! :)

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      nneo777 

      6 years ago

      Nice list of quotes

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      Tolovaj Publishing House 

      6 years ago from Ljubljana

      Nice list of yen related resources. Thank you for your afford!

    • DanMoriarity LM profile image

      DanMoriarity LM 

      6 years ago

      Great lens. I really enjoyed it.

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      ananimoss2 

      6 years ago

      liked your list...simple and true!

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      A wonderful list!

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      JesseTheCAT 

      7 years ago

      Very nice...Tweeted this :) thanksmegapurple

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      Patricia 

      7 years ago

      Love this! Blessed!

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      yourgoldenfuture 

      7 years ago

      Our Spirit is Buddha ... this is the central teaching of the buddhas and patriarchs

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      SelfAndSource 

      7 years ago

      Thank for this list...I did rate some of my favorites.

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      David Stone 

      7 years ago from New York City

      Loved it. Will lensroll to several of my philosophical lenses. Thanks. Great choices.

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      dellgirl 

      7 years ago

      Wonderful lens, lots of wise and interesting quotes. I LOVE #20!

      5 stars for a great lens, thumbs up, favoriting, and also joining your fanclub.

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      anonymous 

      8 years ago

      The first two books on your list, "Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind" and "Not Always So," are my favorite zen books. I've read them over and over and over....

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      dutchess111 

      8 years ago

      I am enlightened when I read such things....I am a simple women with complex ideas....I need to hear such things ....it make living in this world possible and noble

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      The Coaching Re 

      8 years ago

      I work mostly in the business arena coaching leaders, many of whom are stressed out.

      I find Zen a really useful way to teach them meditation for stress management.

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      hankasawat 

      8 years ago

      Nice. I like these proverbs. Simple, no nonsense site. Going to put this site in my discovery tool.

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      SerenityPrayerG 

      9 years ago

      :-)

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      CaseyStudio 

      9 years ago

      Wonderful!

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