• Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • By using common sense, wisdom and compassion I have a powerful argument with which to defeat anger.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Human values like democracy, freedom of speech and freedom of the individual, these are changes whose momentum cannot be stopped.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Just as we need good physical health we also need strength of mind to ensure our well-being; and we develop it by cultivating ethics.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Be kind whenever possible. It's always possible.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
    ~ Dalai Lama