• Countless people have attempted to define the absolute power of the world of nature. Some praise it as god, some call it the Buddha, others call it truth. Still others convert nature into a philosophy by which they attempt to sound its deepest truth. Such attempts to define the power of nature are no more than striving to escape its effects.

    "Book of Ki: Co-ordinating Mind and Body in Daily Life". Book by Koichi Tohei, p. 106, 1976.