It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. Bu
All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain? Bu
He who gives away shall have real gain. He who subdues himself shall be free; he shall cease to be a slave of passions. The righteous man casts off evil, and by rooting out lust, bitterness, and illusion do we reach Nirvana.
A jug fills drop by drop. Buddh
He who walks in the eightfold noble path with unswerving determination is sure to reach Nirvana.
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways. Buddh
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. Buddh
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Better than worshiping gods is obedience to the laws of righteousness.
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. Bu
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.
Let my skin and sinews and bones dry up, together with all the flesh and blood of my body! I welcome it! But I will not move from this spot until I have attained the supreme and final wisdom.
Better than worshiping gods is obedience to the laws of righteousness. Bu
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. Bu
Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance. Buddh
When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky
When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
Charity bestowed upon those who are worthy of it is like good seed sown on a good soil that yields an abundance of fruits. But alms given to those who are yet under the tyrannical yoke of the passions are like seed deposited in a bad soil. The passions of the receiver of the alms choke, as it were,
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule. Buddh
The mind is everything. What you think you become. Bu
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. Buddh
I am not the first Buddha who came upon Earth, nor shall I be the last. In due time, another Buddha will arise in the world - a Holy One, a supremely enlightened One, endowed with wisdom in conduct, auspicious, knowing the universe, an incomparable leader of men, a master of angels and mortals.
The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddh
It is better to travel well than to arrive.