What is the First Principle

This is the subject of the question the emperor asked Bodhidharma: “What is the First Principle?” Bodhidharma said, “I don’t know.” “I don’t know” is the First Principle.

Shunryu Suzuki Dharma talk on the Lotus Sutra No. 6
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