Trying It for Yourself

A teacher asked one of his best students, “Do you believe the things I say on faith?”

The student said, “No, I believe them because I tried them myself.”

“Good,” said the teacher. “Trying it for yourself is the best way to know.”

Adapted from this sutra: http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/sn/sn48/sn48.044.than.html

(Photo of Goheon Temple, Ulsan, Korea.)

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