Quotes by Buddha 1

Quotes by Buddha (Indian philosopher & religious leader (563 BC – 483 BC))

  • “To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”
    by 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.”
    by Buddha
  • “There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.”
    by Buddha
  • “Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering – an image of death.”
    by Buddha
  • “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.”
    by Buddha
  • “Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.”
    by Buddha
  • “However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?”
    by Buddha
  • “To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.”
    by 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.”
    by Buddha
  • “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one’s own in the midst of abundance.”
    by Buddha
  • “Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
    by Buddha
  • “Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.”
    by Buddha
  • “You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”
    by Buddha
  • “In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”
    by Buddha
  • “The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”
    by Buddha

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One comment on “Quotes by Buddha

  1. Reply Tibet Man Jun 16, 2013 18:28

    BUDDHA WAS THE BEST!

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