„If the path is cleared from up above, can the people down below get near? If the path is cleared from down below both the people up above and the people down below can easily get near, can they not?“
— Nakayama Miki Founder of Tenrikyo 1798 - 1887
Anecdotes of Oyasama, Foundress of Tenrikyo, from Anecdote 28, "Clear the Path from the Bottom," p. 23.
Anecdotes of Oyasama