You cannot avoid paradise.
You can only avoid seeing it.
~ Charlotte Joko Beck
Charlotte Joko Beck (1917-2011), American Zen Teacher, Founder of Ordinary Mind Zen School, and Writer (Beck's books include Everyday Zen: Love & Work, Living Everyday Zen, Nothing Special: Living Zen, and Now Zen.)
Charlotte Joko Beck Obituary at SweepingZen, June 15, 2011
Interview from Nothing Special (Wilke Films)