Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful. Dalai
True spirituality is a mental attitude you can practice at any time.
As soon as I wake up I pay homage to the Buddha, and I try to prepare my mind to be more altruistic, more compassionate, during the day to come so I can be of benefit to beings. Then I do physical exersice - I walk on a treadmill.
Reason well from the beginning and then there will never be any need to look back with confusion and doubt.
The most important benefit of patience consists in the way it acts as a powerful antidote to the affliction of anger.
The most compassionate form of giving is done with no thought or expectation of reward, and grounded in genuine concern for others.
I always tell people that religious institutions and political institutions should be separate. So while I'm telling people this, I myself continue with them combined. Hypocrisy!
Is this what you have in mind,' I asked the Dalai Lama, 'when you say in teachings that the buddhas and bodhisattvas of the world are the most selfish beings of all, that by cultivating altruism they actually achieve ultimate happiness for themselves?' Yes. That's wise selfish,' he replied. 'Helping
Human satisfaction must ultimately come from within oneself.
The Dalai Lama is just a temporal leader of Tibet. Dalai
In the final analysis, the hope of every person is simply peace of mind.
Peace is the Only Way for the survival of Humanity
Whether it is under the guise of survival and self-defence or directly expressed through dominion and greed, the failure to recognize the common humanity shared by us all lies at the heart of our difficulties. To overcome it, we should begin to develop, from the level of the individual through that
When you think everything is someone else's fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.
We must conduct research and then accept the results. If they don't stand up to experimentation, Buddha`s own words must be rejected.
I always emphasize that it is much safer and better to keep one's own religious faith. The other major religions are thousands of years old and have long traditions.
Instead of harboring fear and suspicion we need to think of other people not as â€˜themâ€™ but â€˜usâ€™.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
What is my religion? Simple. Kindness.
Nothing is permanent.
My Brain and My Heart are my Temples. My true Religion is Kindness.
Irrespective of whether we are believers or agnostics, whether we believe in God or karma, moral ethics is a code which everyone is able to pursue.
If it can be solved, there's no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry is of no use.
I have been confronted with many difficulties throughout the course of my life, and my country is going through a critical period. But I laugh often, and my laughter is contagious. When people ask me how I find the strength to laugh now, I reply that I am a professional laugher.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. 1
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
If your heart has peace, nothing can disturb you.
Don't let a little dispute injure a great relationship.
I have never been any place where I was not first invited. And upon invitation, if I feel that there is potential for making some contribution to humanity, I will comply in spite of being tired.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.