A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
The foolish man conceives the idea of 'self.' The wise man sees there is no ground on which to build the idea of 'self;' thus, he has a right conception of the world and well concludes that all compounds amassed by sorrow will be dissolved again, but the truth will remain.
The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddh
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. Bu
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life. Bu
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. Bu
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
The mind is everything. What you think you become.
He who loves 50 people has 50 woes; he who loves no one has no woes. Bu
When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky
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.
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. Bu
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
It is better to travel well than to arrive.
A jug fills drop by drop. Buddh
Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good. Bu
What we think, we become.
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
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.
Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. Buddh
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 a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. Buddh
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
Better than worshiping gods is obedience to the laws of righteousness. Bu
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.