Thursday Jan 17, 2019
When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
Friday Dec 21, 2018
Be kind to all creatures;
this is the true religion.
Friday Dec 7, 2018
Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.
Friday Nov 30, 2018
Lovely thing to learn from water:
Adjust yourself in every situation and in any shape.
But most importantly : Find your own way to flow.
Friday Nov 23, 2018
It is easy to see the faults of others, but difficult to see one's 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.
Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The mind is like water. When it is turbulent, it is difficult to see. When it is calm, everything becomes clear.
Friday Nov 2, 2018
If you light a lamp for somebody, it will also brighten your path.
Tuesday Sep 11, 2018
What you think, you become.
What you feel, you attract.
What you imagine, you create.
Thursday Jul 26, 2018
Just as a snake sheds its skin, we must shed our past over and over again.
Tuesday Jul 17, 2018
No one saves us but ourselves.
No one can and no one may.
We ourselves must walk the path.
Thursday May 17, 2018
As the lotus rises on it's stalk unsoiled by the mud and water, so the wise one speaks of peace and is unstained by the opinions of the world.
Friday Apr 6, 2018
As rain falls equally on the just and the unjust, do not burden your heart with judgements but rain your kindness equally on all.
Friday Mar 2, 2018
Your work is to disover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.
Tuesday Jan 2, 2018
Since everything is a reflection of our minds...
Everything can be changed by our minds.
Friday Nov 10, 2017
What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind.
Thursday Nov 2, 2017
Know from the rivers in clefts and in crevices: those in small channels flow noisily, the great flow silent. Whatever’s not full makes noise. Whatever is full is quiet.
Friday Oct 20, 2017
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
Friday Sep 22, 2017
Change is never painful, only the resistance to change is painful.
Thursday Sep 7, 2017
Happiness does not depend on what you have or who you are. It solely relies on what you think.
Monday Aug 21, 2017
It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.
Friday Aug 11, 2017
Know well what leads you forward and what holds you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom.
Friday Jun 16, 2017
Everything that has a beginning has an ending.
Make your peace with that and all will be well.
Friday Jun 2, 2017
The root of suffering is attachment.
Friday May 12, 2017
Nothing is permanent.
Everything is subject to change.
Being is becoming.
Friday Mar 31, 2017
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it or who has said it, not even if I have said it. Unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
Friday Mar 3, 2017
No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.
Friday Feb 3, 2017
Look not to the faults of others,
nor to their omissions and commissions.
But rather look to your own acts,
to what you have done and left undone.
Wednesday Jan 11, 2017
By oneself is evil done;
by oneself is one defiled.
By oneself is evil left undone;
by oneself is one made pure.
Purity and impurity depend on oneself;
no one can purify another.
Friday Dec 16, 2016
Should you find a wise critic to point out your faults, follow him as you would a guide to hidden treasure.
Friday Dec 9, 2016
Just as a solid rock is not shaken by the storm, even so the wise are not affected by praise or blame.
Friday Dec 2, 2016
A disciplined mind brings happiness.
Friday Nov 25, 2016
Rule your mind or it will rule you.
Friday Nov 18, 2016
Whoever doesn’t flare up at someone who’s angry wins a battle hard to win.
Friday Oct 14, 2016
You only lose what you cling to.
Tuesday Aug 30, 2016
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Friday Nov 27, 2015
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Friday Oct 23, 2015
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Friday Sep 4, 2015
Conquer the angry one by not getting angry; conquer the wicked by goodness; conquer the stingy by generosity and the liar by speaking the truth.
Friday Jul 10, 2015
To keep the body in good health is a duty otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
Friday May 8, 2015
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Monday Mar 9, 2015
I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.
Wednesday Feb 4, 2015
With our thoughts we make the world.
Friday Oct 3, 2014
There is no path to happiness:
happiness is the path.
Friday Sep 26, 2014
If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.
Friday Sep 19, 2014
Nothing is forever except change.
Friday Sep 12, 2014
Nothing can harm you as much as your own thoughts unguarded.
Friday Sep 5, 2014
If we fail to look after others when they need help, who will look after us?
Friday Aug 29, 2014
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
Friday Aug 22, 2014
If you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.
Friday Aug 15, 2014
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
Friday Aug 8, 2014
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
Friday Jul 25, 2014
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love;
this is the eternal rule.
Friday Jul 18, 2014
All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?
Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
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.
Friday Apr 11, 2014
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true.
Monday Mar 17, 2014
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Monday Mar 3, 2014
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
Friday Feb 21, 2014
Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.
Tuesday Feb 4, 2014
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
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.
Monday Dec 23, 2013
The mind is everything.
What you think you become.
Wednesday Nov 13, 2013
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Friday Oct 18, 2013
The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.