• Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
    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
  • Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
    Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Appearance is something absolute, but reality is not that way - everything is interdependent, not absolute. So that view is very helpful to maintain a peace of mind because the main destroyer of a peaceful mind is anger.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.
    There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.
    ~ 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
  • If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
    If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
    Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.
    Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.
    ~ Dalai Lama
  • With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
    With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
    ~ Dalai Lama