DALAI-LAMA FAMOUS QUOTE

 

 

Discover the most famous quotes and proverbs of DALAI-LAMA, Tenzin Gyatso, the Dalai-Lama XIV.


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Joy is a power, cultivate it.
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 The important thing is to do your best.

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 The healing lies in each of us

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 Silence is sometimes the best answer.

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 It is in his heart that we must build peace.

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 Good motivation leads to good action.

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We all belong to the great human family.
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 Life itself is an eternal restart.

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 Don't let a small argument break a great friendship.

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 Dying is like changing a worn-out garment for a new one.

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To enjoy a happy and fulfilled life, the key is the state of mind.
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 Judge your successes by what you had to sacrifice to get them

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 If you are not open to change, then you will be unhappy.

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 As long as you have pure and sincere motivation, everything else follows.

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 At the time of death, the most beautiful farewell gift is peace of mind.

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 Let us recognize the invaluable nature of each day.

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 Open your arms to change, but don't let your values slip away.

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 Once a year, go somewhere you've never been before.

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 Being depressed is an extreme state: we must do everything we can to remedy it.

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 Any act is a cause inevitably followed by an effect of the same nature.

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 All our actions have positive or negative consequences depending on their nature.

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 You are in control of your life and no matter what prison you are in, you have the keys.

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 It is only by finding peace in oneself that one can live in peace with others.

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If you want to know someone, don't listen to what they say, but look at what they do.
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 True spirituality is a mental attitude that can be practiced at any time!

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 To overcome laziness, there are four antidotes: faith, intention, effort and flexibility.

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 You can't live without money, but that's no reason to give it first place.

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 The only thing that matters is to put into practice what you believe with sincerity and seriousness.

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 With the realization of one's potential and confidence in one's abilities, a better world can be built.

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 Everything is useful as long as you know how to take advantage of the learning opportunities that are available to you.

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 Human history has shown that the use of violence has always led to new violence.

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 Feeling affection not only strengthens our body, but also our emotional balance.

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 No need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. Our brain and heart are our temples.

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 The purpose of our life must be positive. We were not born with the objective of causing trouble, of harming others.

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 Our main reason for living is to help others. And if we can't help them, at least don't hurt them.

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 The misfortune always comes from feeling trapped inside your own skin, your own brain.

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 The only real mistakes are the ones we make repeatedly. The others are learning opportunities

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 It is necessary to have a total conviction in one's own spiritual path, combined with a perfect respect for other truths.

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 You should stop all negative activities and focus efforts on accumulating healthy actions.

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 It is in the greatest adversity that lies the greatest capacity to do good, both for oneself and for others.

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 The fire of hatred is extinguished only by LOVE; and if the fire of hatred is not extinguished, it is because Love is not yet strong enough.

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Resolving a conflict by reason rather than by force gives the feeling of doing the right thing and provides deep satisfaction.
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I remain firmly convinced that human nature is essentially good and compassionate. This is the dominant feature of the human being.
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By adopting a positive mental attitude, we can maintain our inner peace, even in hostile circumstances.
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Silence leads to relaxed contemplation in which emotions have less influence and where logic can take over.
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In our daily lives, tolerance and patience have great advantages: allowing us to support and maintain our presence of mind.
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Thousands of men can be conquered in battle, but the one who conquers himself alone is the noblest of conquerors.
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A Buddhist meditation technique can be used without becoming Buddhist: the important thing is that it is effective for you.
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Always put yourself in the other person's shoes. Give up a time to your opinions, your judgments in order to understand it. Many conflicts can thus be avoided.
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Errors are neutral; we can do with them what we want. Depending on how we perceive them, they will overwhelm us or guide us to success.
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You will have to live with your actions for the rest of your life, so to spare yourself regret and anxiety, live your life with honor from now on.
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By overcoming your own problems and caring for others, you gain inner strength, self-confidence, courage, and a greater sense of calm.
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Unhappiness seizes each of us because we see ourselves as the centre of the world, because we have the miserable conviction that we are alone in suffering the unbearable.
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It is vital to leave a large place for change in relationships with others. These transitions are pivotal times, when true love matures and flourishes.
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You can develop a right attitude towards others from kindness, love, respect and on the basis of a full understanding of the unity of all human beings.
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The feeling of being happy or unhappy rarely depends on our state in the absolute, but on our perception of the situation, on our ability to be satisfied with what we have.
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Thank your enemies, they are your greatest masters. They teach you to face suffering and develop patience, tolerance, compassion, without expecting anything in return.
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Human beings think about the future, to the point of forgetting the present, so that they do not live in the present or in the future. Finally, he lives as if he would never die and he dies as if he had never lived.
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Rather than speak ill of people, in terms that will produce friction and unrest in their lives, we should focus on a purer perception of them, and when we talk about them, talk about their qualities.
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The true essence of the human being is kindness. There are other qualities that come from education, from knowledge, but it is essential, if we want to become a true human being and give meaning to our existence, to have a good heart.
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When you doubt yourself, when you don't trust yourself, think of the fantastic potential of being a human being that is yours and that only needs to grow. Then you will be happy to discover this treasure that resides within you.
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Our natural tendency often leads us to blame others, or external factors, for our problems. We also frequently look for a single cause and try to avoid liability.
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I speak to you as a human being and ask you to never forget that you are human, before you are Americans, Westerners, Africans, members of this or that religious and ethnic group. These characteristics are secondary. Don't let them take over. (Make the revolution!)
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As free human beings, we can use our unique intelligence to try to understand ourselves and our world. But if we are prevented from using our creative potential, we are deprived of one of the fundamental characteristics of the human being.
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Be good, think positively, forgive those who have done us wrong, treat everyone as a friend, help those who are suffering and never take themselves for superior to others: even if these tips seem too simple, take the trouble to see if their application makes you happier.
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Nowadays, we only feed on information from outside, through the media, especially television. They become our only references, our only sources of information. This excessive dependence makes us unable to stand on our own feet, to rely on our own qualities, and we do not trust our true nature.
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Today's problems and rivalries must be resolved through dialogue, there is no other solution. The overwhelming victory of only one side is no longer acceptable. We must work to resolve conflicts in a spirit of conciliation, taking into account everyone's interests. I sincerely believe that violence has run its course. Only non-violence will bring real solutions.
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Much of our suffering comes from having too many thoughts. At the same time, we do not think in a healthy way. We only pay interest to our immediate satisfaction, without measuring the long-term advantages and disadvantages for ourselves or others. However, this attitude always ends up turning against us. It is clear and certain that simply by changing the way we see things, we could reduce our current difficulties and avoid creating new ones.
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Our only real power is to help others.
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Politeness is first and foremost a gift to oneself.