10 Zen Quotes to Incorporate into Your Home


Zen quotes are a great thing to incorporate into your home because they remind you to relax, unwind, and live in the moment. Some ways you can integrate Zen messages in your home are through framed pieces of art, door placards, coffee mugs, and so much more. We've hand selected 10 powerful Zen quotes that will give more meaning and life to your sanctuary.

This is the real secret to life — to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
— Alan Watts
The only thing that is ultimately real about your journey is the step that you are taking at this moment. That’s all there ever is.
— Eckhart Tolle
When the pupil is ready, the master appears.
— Buddhist Proverb
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
— Buddha
Guilt, regret, resentment, sadness & all forms of nonforgiveness are caused by too much past & not enough presence.
— Byron Katie
People sleep, & when they die they wake.
— Muhammad
Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free: Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.
— Chuang
When you reach the top, keep climbing.
— Zen Proverb
The only Zen you find at the top of mountains is the Zen you bring up there.
— Robert M. Pirsig
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.
— Buddha