Quotes by Buddha 1

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

  • “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
  • “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
  • “Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.”
    by Buddha
  • “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”
    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
  • “Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
    by Buddha
  • “The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”
    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
  • “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.”
    by Buddha
  • “To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one’s own in the midst of abundance.”
    by Buddha
  • “The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”
    by Buddha
  • “Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.”
    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
  • “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.”
    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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