Gautama Buddha Quotes

  • Craving and desire are the cause of all unhappiness. Everything sooner or later must change, so do not become attached to anything. Instead devote…

  • It’s your road…and yours alone… Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you. No matter what path you…

  • If you want to know the past, look at your present. If you want to know the future, look at your present.

  • Awake. Be the witness of your thoughts. The elephant hauls himself from the mud. In the same way drag yourself out of your sloth.

  • Happiness is a journey not a destination, work like you don’t need money, love like you never been hurt, and dance like no ones looking

  • Your actions are your only true belongings.

  • Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up because you will lose the ability to learn new things. Move forward with your life.

  • But if you do not find an intelligent companion, a wise and well-behaved person going the same way as yourself, then go on your way alone, like a king abandoning a conquered kingdom, or like a great elephant in the deep forest.

  • Your mind is a powerful thing. When you filter it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change.

  • 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.

  • Sometimes it’s better to be kind than to be right. We do not need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens. You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger

  • In the end these things matter most: How well did you love? How fully did you live? How deeply did you let go?

  • The way to happiness is: keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, give much. Fill your life with love. Do as you would be done by.

  • Life is a river always flowing. do not hold onto things. work hard.

  • A man traveling across a field encountered a tiger. He fled, the tiger after him. Coming to a precipice, he caught hold of the root of a wild vine and swung himself down over the edge. The tiger sniffed at him from above. Trembling, the man looked down to where, far below, another tiger was waiting to eat him. Only the vine sustained him. Two mice, one white and one black, little by little started to gnaw away the vine. The man saw a luscious strawberry near him. Grasping the vine with one hand, he plucked the strawberry with the other. How sweet it tasted!

  • Change is never painful, only the resistance to change is painful

  • Kindnessis giving others happiness.Compassionis removing others’ bitterness.Joyis freeing others from suffering.

  • If you let cloudy water settle, it will become clear. If you let your upset mind settle, your course will also become clear.

  • Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.

  • Set your heart on doing good. Do it over and over again, and you will be filled with joy.

  • When you move your focus from competition to contribution life becomes a celebration. Never try to defeat people, just win their hearts.

  • Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

  • If you are poor, live wisely. If you have riches, live wisely. It is not your station in life but your heart that brings blessings.

  • Always be mindful of the kindness and not the faults of others

  • The world is a looking glass. It gives back to every man a true reflection of his own thoughts. Rule your mind or it will rule you.