Today´s quotes are dedicated to His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama religious name: Tenzin Gyatso, born Lhamo Dondrub, 6 July 1935, who is the 14th and current Dalai Lama, as well as the longest lived incumbent. Dalai Lamas are the head monks of the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, and is also well known for his lifelong advocacy for Tibetans inside and outside Tibet.
Tibetan Buddhists traditionally believe him to be the reincarnation of his predecessors and a manifestation of the Bodhisattva of Compassion.
In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher. Dalai Lama
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lama
Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend — or a meaningful day. Dalai Lama
The purpose of our lives is to be happy. Dalai Lama
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
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. 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