Quotes by Buddha 1

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

  • “The virtues, like the Muses, are always seen in groups. A good principle was never found solitary in any breast.”
    by Buddha
  • “Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
    by Buddha
  • “Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.”
    by Buddha
  • “To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one’s own in the midst of abundance.”
    by Buddha
  • “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.”
    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
  • “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
  • “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
  • “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
  • “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
  • “Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.”
    by Buddha
  • “There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.”
    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
  • “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

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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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