He is able who thinks he is able.
Love the whole world as a mother lovers her only child.
What is evil Killing is evil, lying is evil, slandering is evil, abuse is evil, gossip is evil envy is evil, hatred is evil, to cling to false doctrine is evil all these things are evil. And what is the root of evil Desire is the root of evil, illusion is the root of evil.
Our theories of the eternal are as valuable as are those which a chick which has not broken its way through its shell might form of the outside world.
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Embrace nothing If you meet the Buddha, kill the Buddha. If you meet your father, kill your father. Only live your life as it is, Not bound to anything.
Reverence, humility, contentment, gratitude and hearing the good Dhamma, this is the best good luck
In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.
It is to see the faults of others, but difficult to see once own faults. One shows the faults of others like chaff winnowed in the wind, but one conceals one's own faults as a cunning gambler conceals his dice.
What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris? What's the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.
From the Dharma should one see the Buddhas, From the dharma-bodies come their guidance. Yet dharma's true nature cannot be discerned and no one can be conscious of it as an object
Life at home is cramped and dirty, it is difficult to live a spiritual life completely, perfect and pure in all its parts while cabinned
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
Being deeply learned and skilled, being well trained and using well spoken words This is good luck
Better the man that conquer a thousand thousand men is the one who conquer one, himself.
In seperateness lies the world's great misery, in compassion lies the world's true strength.
Inward calm cannot be maintained unless physical strength is constantly and intelligently replenished.
Never in this world can hatred be stilled by hatred it will be stilled by non-hatred - this is the law Eternal
But to take refuge in the Buddha, the Dhammas and the Sangha and to see with real understanding the four noble truths
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.
If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.
Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
All that we are arises With our thoughts. With our thoughts, We make our world.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace.
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