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Buddha



    Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.

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    Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

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    It is better to travel well than to arrive.

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    Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

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    The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

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    If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.

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    Life is suffering.

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    Let yourself be open and life will be easier. A spoon of salt in a glass of water makes the water undrinkable. A spoon of salt in a lake is almost unnoticed.

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    All that we are is the result of what we have thought.

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    Fashion your life as a garland of beautiful deeds.

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    If you're respectful by habit, constantly honoring the worthy, four things increase:long life, beauty,happiness, strength.

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    Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

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    He who experiences the unity of life sees his own Self in all beings, and all beings in his own Self, and looks on everything with an impartial eye.

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    On a long journey of human life, faith is the best of companions; it is the best refreshment on the journey; and it is the greatest property.

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    This life of separateness may be compared to a dream, a phantasm, a bubble, a shadow, a drop of dew, a flash of lightning.

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    To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.

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    The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.

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    Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.

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    Seeking but not finding the house builder I travelled through life after life. How painful is repeated birth! House-builders, you have now been seen. You will not build the house again

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    Keeping away from all evil deeds, cultivation of life by doing good deeds and purification of mind from mental impurities.

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    Embrace nothing: If you meet the Buddha, kill the Buddha. If you meet your father, kill your father. Only live your life as it is, Not bound to anything.

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    Let a man avoid evil deeds as a man who loves life avoids poison

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    What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind.

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    Everything is changeable, everything appears and disappears; there is no blissful peace until one passes beyond the agony of life and death.

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    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.

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    It is surprising, in the welter of questions that one gets at (languor), how few actually relate to the performance of the company, or the decisions taken by the board in particular areas.

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    You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.

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    Life at home is cramped and dirty, it is difficult to live a spiritual life completely, perfect and pure in all its parts while cabinned

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    A man may conquer a million men in battle but one who conquers himself is, indeed, the greatest of conquerors.

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    Better the man that conquer a thousand thousand men is the one who conquer one, himself.

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    A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another.

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    Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds

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    It is better to spend one day contemplating the birth and death of all things than a hundred years never contemplating beginnings and endings.

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    Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.

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    His success may be great, but be it ever so great the wheel of fortune may turn again and bring him down into the dust

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    A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another. If these minds love one another the home will be as beautiful as a flower garden. But if these minds get out of harmony with one another it is like a storm that plays havoc with the

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    To enjoy the good health, to bring the truth happiness, to care of his own family, to bring the peace to all. Firstly, one must discipline and control his own mind. if he can do so, the enlightenment, wisdom and virtue will go to him naturally.

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    The stages of the Noble Path are: Right View, Right Thought, Right Speech, Right Behavior, Right Livelihood, Right Effort, Right Mindfulness and Right Concentration.

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    Observe the life by cause and consequence. Explore the life by wisdom. Treat the life by equality. Complete the life by love.

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    It is nature's law that rivers wind, trees grow wood, and, given the opportunity, women work iniquity

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    Thousands upon thousands of lights is inferior to a light of heart.

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