Had he practiced Zen, Archimedes would have said "satori" instead of "eureka!"
Dr. Suzuki says somewhere that to be in a state of pure consciousness—satori—is to be with God before he said, Let there be light.
J.D. Salinger -- Franny and Zooey
There in the Master’s Rock, where perfect satori had eluded so many much worthier pilgrims, I achieved it through the memory of a not quite sixteen-year-old womanchild’s body lying next to mine while moonlight spilled from a Thomas Hawk’s wings.
Dan Simmons -- Hyperion
And he says in satori-accented Korean, Hey you, arrogant youth, stop doing all that work and come drink with an elder.