• When you are talk, you are only repeating what you already know. But if you listen, you may learn something new.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Only tolerance and patience can protect us from the destructive effects of anger and hatred.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Everyone can practice non-violence, it only calls for determination. If you succeed, it will open the way to a far more peaceful world.
    Everyone can practice non-violence, it only calls for determination. If you succeed, it will open the way to a far more peaceful world.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Material development only gives us sensory pleasure, but to be lastingly happy we need to develop our minds. We need calm minds.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • The purpose of religion is not building grand temples but cultivating positive human qualities like tolerance, generosity and love.
    The purpose of religion is not building grand temples but cultivating positive human qualities like tolerance, generosity and love.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Concern yourselves more with the needs of others, with the needs of all humanity, and you'll have peace of mind.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
    Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • You can't buy inner peace or wisdom with money. You have to create them within yourself.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Love and kindness are the very basis of society. If we lose these positive emotions, society will face tremendous difficulties.
    Love and kindness are the very basis of society. If we lose these positive emotions, society will face tremendous difficulties.
    ~ Dalai Lama