Smile if you want a smile from another face. -His Holiness the Dalai Lama
"When you practice contentment you can say to yourself, ‘Oh yes I already have everything that I really need". - His Holiness the Dalai Lama
True compassion is not just an emotional response but a firm commitment founded on reason. - His Holiness the Dalai lama
“The mind is like a parachute. It works best when it’s open.” - His Holiness the Dalai Lama
“Spend some time alone everyday.” - His Holiness the Dalai Lama
The creatures that inhabit this earth-be they human beings or animals-are here to contribute, each in its own particular way, to the beauty and prosperity of the world. - His Holiness the Dalai Lama
A spoon cannot taste of the food it carries. Likewise, a foolish man cannot understand the wise man´s wisdom even if he associates with a sage. - His Holiness the Dalai Lama ..
If our generation exploits everything available – trees, water, and minerals – without any thought for the coming generations, we’ll be at fault. But if we’re motivated by a genuine sense of universal responsibility our relations with the environment and our relations ..
"In our modern society everything seems geared to material development, even our systems of education. As a result we no longer pay sufficient attention to our inner values, which leads to mental unrest. "In order to address this imbalance we need to pay more attention to our minds." - ..
"It is important to teach school children that violence is a fruitless approach to solving problems." The use of violence and force inevitably entails unanticipated consequences and rarely any solution. It would be much better if children grew up accustomed to the idea that ..