"A good life does not mean just good food, good clothes, good shelter. These are not sufficient. A good motivation is what is needed—compassion, without dogmatism, without complicated philosophy—just understanding that others are human brothers and sisters and respecting ..
"The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual’s own reason and critical analysis." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama
"There are differences between us of faith and nationality and within those groups there are individuals who are rich and others who are poor; all of us have a right to live in peace. The idea of human rights is what freedom is about. It takes for granted the idea that human ..
"I’m sure all of us agree that we need to overcome violence, but we first need to examine whether it has any value. From a strictly practical perspective, on certain occasions violence appears to be useful. We can solve a problem quickly by force. But this success is often ..
"All of us have a right to live in peace." - HH the Dalai Lama Hindu priest Shivratri Deshikendra, right, watches Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama playfully tug the beard of Muslim priest Mohammed Usman Shariff #peace #muslim #priest #racism #religion ..
25 years ago, on this day His Holiness the Dalai Lama received the Nobel Peace Prize. Let us celebrate this day as the World Human Rights Day to honor those brave hearts in Tibet, China, Hong Kong or any part of the world who stood against Tyranny and Oppression and called ..
"Each one of us is responsible for all of humankind." — Dalai Lama #responsibility #humankind #humanity #dalailama
"Peace can only last where #HumanRights are respected, where the people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free." — His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama #freedom #democracy #dalailama
"Human use, #population and #technology have reached that certain stage where #MotherEarth no longer accepts our presence with silence." ~Dalai Lama #environment #dalailama
"It is unfair to seek one's own interests at the cost of other people's right." ~ Dalai Lama