Dalai Lama Quotes

40 Dalai Lama quotes:

"When we are young and again when we are old, we depend heavily on the affection of others. Between these stages we usually feel that we can do everything without help from others and that other people's affection is simply not important. But at this stage I think it is very important to keep deep human affection."
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"Not only is this the greatest achievement of Taiwan's democracy, it is also the pride of Taiwan,"
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Achievement Quotes
"With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Ability Quotes German Actress Quotes
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Happiness Quotes German Actress Quotes
"I am open to the guidance of synchronicity, and do not let expectations hinder my path."
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"The deep root of failure in our lives is to think, 'Oh how useless and powerless I am.' It is essential to think strongly and forcefully, 'I can do it,' without boasting or fretting."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Failure Quotes
"I find that because of modern technological evolution and our global economy, and as a result of the great increase in population, our world has greatly changed: it has become much smaller. However, our perceptions have not evolved at the same pace; we continue to cling to old national demarcations and the old feelings of 'us' and 'them'."
"The foundation of the Buddha's teachings lies in compassion, and the reason for practicing the teachings is to wipe out the persistence of ego, the number-one enemy of compassion."
"I believe deeply that we must find, all of us together, a new spirituality."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Faith Quotes
"I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved through the cultiv"
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"My basic belief and effort, firstly to try and promote some of the useful emotions such as compassion or forgiveness and through the that way the spirit of reconciliation?s and the spirit of dialogue. These will increase."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Belief Quotes
"If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes German Actress Quotes
"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive."
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"I would like to explain the meaning of compassion, which is often misunderstood. Genuine compassion is based not on our own projections and expectations, but rather on the rights of the other: irrespective of whether another person is a close friend"
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"The real test of compassion is not what we say in abstract discussions but how we conduct ourselves in daily life."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"Your friend, your enemy, your neutral all are equal. Genuine compassion is unbiased."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"Compassion in Exile: The Story of the 14th Dalai Lama."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes
"It is human beings that we conflict with, so special emphasis should be placed on developing compassion for them."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Compassion Quotes Human Beings Quotes
"Consciousness will always be present, though a particular consciousness may cease. For example, the particular tactile consciousness that is present within this human body will cease when the body comes to an end. Likewise, consciousnesses that are influenced by ignorance, by anger or by attachment, these too will cease. But the basic, ultimate, innermost subtle consciousness will always remain. It has no beginning, and it will have not end."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Consciousness Quotes
"The prize reaffirms our conviction that with truth, courage and determination as our weapons, Tibet will be liberated. Our struggle must remain non-violent and free of hatred."
Author: Lama Quotes Category: Conviction Quotes

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