Life story: Don’t be too dependent on anything
A general who was staring intently at the ancient cup nearly dropped it, luckily he kept it. He thought: “I commanded tens of thousands of troops, rushing into the battle without fear, now I am afraid to drop the cup.”
Realizing that the cup itself tied him to fear, he immediately dropped it to the ground.
Material is of course important, but when it is too much to lose, it is more lost than losing, then we still bind ourselves to the cycle of joy – sadness. Therefore, should we choose an appropriate attitude to receive it.