Meeting Sakyamuni, kill him! Meeting Bodhidharma, kill him, too!
What Is Cheap But Also Expensive?
If you want to understand your past life, everybody goes to a fortune teller. That's not necessary. You can understand your past life, so don't waste money. Only look at what you are doing right now. It's very easy. If you want to understand your future life, only look at what you are thinking now. It is very cheap, but also very expensive. How expensive?
Expensive means you must keep a mind which is clear like space. Then you can clearly see your situation now, and you can understand your past. Expensive means you can clearly see your mind now so you can see your future. If you want to attain this mind, which is clear like space, it is more expensive than all the money and gold in this world. Since you must pay, you must pay by taking away your opinion, your condition and your situation.
It's very easy. With a little work, everybody gives away money, no problem. Taking away your opinion or your idea is not so easy. If you want to understand correct fortune telling, that's No.1 expensive. You must pay with your life.