You should view the nature of the whole universe as being created by mind alone.
- Avatamsaka Sutra
When the mind’s as is, circumstances also are as is;
There’s no real and also no unreal.
- Seng-ts'an, Trust in Mind
External objects are perceptions of one’s own mind.
- Lankavatara Sutra
Ordinary and enlightened minds are illusions.
A disciple should develop a mind which does not rely on anything.
- Diamond Sutra
Mind is Buddha
The mind is no hindrance.
- Heart Sutra
Someone asked Ts’ao-shan, “In illusion what is true?” Ts’ao-shan replied, “Illusion is from the outset true.”
To attain these teachings, consider the following: