Buddhism Quotes

To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. - Buddha

To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance. - Buddha

Unity can only be manifested by the Binary. Unity itself and the idea of Unity are already two. - Buddha

Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good. - Buddha

We are formed and molded by our thoughts. Those whose minds are shaped by selfless thoughts give joy when they speak or act. Joy follows them like a shadow that never leaves them. - Buddha

We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. - Buddha

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world. - Buddha

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? - Buddha

What we think, we become. - Buddha

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill. - Buddha

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. - Buddha

Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering - an image of death. - Buddha

Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. - Buddha

You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection. - Buddha

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. - Buddha

You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. - Buddha

To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. – Buddha

If you knew what I know about the power of giving, you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way. – Buddha

When - Buddha was on his death bed he noticed his young disciple Anan was weeping.'Why are you weeping, Anan?' he asked.'Because the light of the world is about to be extinguished and we will be in darkness.'The - Buddha summoned up all his remaining energy and spoke what were to be his final words on earth:'Anan, Anan, be a light unto yourself.'- Buddhist Scripture

Let us rise up and be thankful; for if we didn't learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful. - Buddha

You can only lose what you cling to. - Buddha

There is only one time when it is essential to awaken. That time is now. - Buddha

Meditate.
Live purely. Be quiet.
Do your work with mastery.
Like the moon, come out
from behind the clouds!
Shine. - Buddha

If it is not truthful and not helpful, don't say it.
If it is truthful and not helpful, don't say it.
If it is not truthful and helpful, don't say it.
If it is truthful and helpful, wait for the right time. - Buddha

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. - Buddha

Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it. - Buddha