104 Total Quotes

Dalai Lama Quotes

Dalai Lama
When we are young and again when we are old, we depend heavily on the affection of others. Between these stages we usually feel that we can do everything without help from others and that other people's affection is simply not important. But at this stage I think it is very important to keep deep human affection.
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#Affection

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If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
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#German Actress #Compassion

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Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
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#German Actress

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Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
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#German Actress

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The prize reaffirms our conviction that with truth, courage and determination as our weapons, Tibet will be liberated. Our struggle must remain non-violent and free of hatred.
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#Conviction

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With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
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#Ability #German Actress

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We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
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#German Actress #Affection

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I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved through the cultiv
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#Believe

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I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
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#German Actress

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If one's life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements. And finally, there is an intense delight in abandoning faulty states of mind and in cultivating helpful ones in meditation.
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#Contentment

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For those who may not find happiness to exercise religious faith, it's okay to remain a radical atheist, it's absolutely an individual right, but the important thing is with a compassionate heart -- then no problem.
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#Compassion

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Unless we know the value of other religious traditions, it is difficult to develop respect for them. Mutual respect is the foundation of genuine harmony. We should strive for a spirit of harmony, not for political or economic reasons, but rather simply because we realize the value of other traditions. I always make an effort to promote religious harmony.
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#Religious

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I am open to the guidance of synchronicity, and do not let expectations hinder my path.
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#Expectation

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If there is love, there is hope to have real families, real brotherhood, real equanimity, real peace. If the love within your mind is lost, if you continue to see other beings as enemies, then no matter how much knowledge or education you have, no matter how much material progress is made, only suffering and confusion will ensue.
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#Brotherhood

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It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
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#Attitude #German Actress

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Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
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#German Actress

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Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
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#German Actress #Editor's Pick #inspirational #Quote of the Day

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Your sadness, your anger will not solve the problem. More sadness, more frustration only brings more suffering for yourself, ... No matter how tragic the situation, we should not lose hope.
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#Anger

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The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
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#German Actress #Analysis

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This we can all bear witness to, living as we do plagued by unremitting anxiety . It becomes more and more imperative that the life of the spirit be avowed as the only firm basis upon which to establish happiness and peace.
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#Anxiety

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Love and kindness are the very basis of society. If we lose these feelings, society will face tremendous difficulties; the survival of humanity will be endangered.
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#Feelings

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Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
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#German Actress