Gudo was the emperor's teacher of his time. Nevertheless, he used to travel alone as a wandering mendicant. Once when he was on his way to Edo, the cultural and political center of the shogunate, he approached a little village named Takenaka....
How can you construe a truth and turn it into a lie? Ya, can't. Truth is truth.
If you have diverged from a truth and emotionally set your intention on a lie you're going to get hell or pain.
Who the f*** cares when it boils down to the illusion of power?
Wise compassion is needed. You're not going to help those who are clearly aware that they are playing in the mire of ordeals. Wise compassion is needed because it's more intelligent to help those who want to be helped instead of wasting your time on a**holes.
Let the masses claim their territory. While you prepare your silent retreat. F*** them. Seriously.