Quotes by Buddha 1

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

  • “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
  • “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
  • “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
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.”
    by Buddha
  • “The virtues, like the Muses, are always seen in groups. A good principle was never found solitary in any breast.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    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 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, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”
    by Buddha
  • “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.”
    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
  • “Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.”
    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
  • “In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.”
    by Buddha
  • “Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.”
    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
  • “Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering – an image of death.”
    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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