"To drink a Cup of Tea requires 3 things be present.
A Cup, Brewed Tea, and a Person to drink the Tea.
The Cup is the vessel that the Tea is poured into and that holds the
Tea, but it is not the Tea.
The Tea is the Tea, it is not the Cup.
Only the Person can decide to pick up the Cup with the Brewed Tea and
The Cup can't decide for the Person and the Tea can't decide for the
The Person has to want to drink the Tea to be refreshed by it.
The Reiki energy is the Tea and only the Person can decide to partake
of the Tea and be nourished and healed by it.
A Reiki Practitioner is only the Cup that carries the Tea to the
- Unknown Reiki Saying