Humble Practice

Humble practice trumps all,
The razor snicks up and down at dawn,
A hundred kicks fly at dusk.
They chase perfection
Not to catch it, but to become it,
If only for an instant.
In every simple moment we find spirit,
When movement becomes more than movement,
And words become more than words,
The simplest mystery is the deepest –
Action is repeated,
Until the doer becomes inseparable
From what is done.

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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Bhaga
    Jun 28, 2012 @ 06:19:23

    Nicely worded and yes, quite true!
    But the very opposite is true too, of course…

    Reply

  2. mairmusic
    Jun 29, 2012 @ 23:14:36

    V.cool ideas here, my friend. i love the concept of not chasing but becoming perfection for an instant. Kind of fits for a musician too.

    Reply

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