26 Buddha quotes that will change your life

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Buddhism was founded in the 5th century BC by Siddhartha Gautama, the first Buddha. It is regarded by some as a religion, by others as a philosophy or practice centered on meditation.

In Buddhism, the spirit is the true source of happiness and to live in peace, it must be freed from any harmful state such as hatred, obsession, jealousy or pride.

The Buddhist teachings are very broad and include both philosophical and spiritual perspectives. To get a global idea about Buddhism, here are 26 Buddha quotes that could change your life …

1. “Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor; everyone has their suffering. Some suffer too much, others less. ”

2. “Three things can not be hidden long: the sun, the moon and the truth. ”

3. “The conquest of oneself is a task superior to the conquest of others. ”

4. “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. ”

5. “You can not follow a path without being yourself the way. ”

6. “Let us get up and be thankful, because if we have not learned much today, at least we have learned a little, and if we have not learned a little, at least we are not sick, and if we are not sick, at least we are not dead; so, let’s all be grateful. ”

7. “Work for your own salvation. Do not rely on others. ”

8. “We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. ”

9. “Just as one discovers treasures beneath the earth, virtue springs from good deeds and the wisdom of a pure and peaceful soul. To cross the labyrinth of life unhindered, one needs the light of wisdom, and virtue as a guide. ”

10. “The mind is everything. You become what you think. ”

11. “I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done. ”

12. “It’s easy to see the flaws of others, but it’s hard to see our own flaws. We show the faults of others like straw in the wind, but we conceal our own faults as a cunning player hides his
dice. ”

13. “Evil is necessary for good to triumph. ”

14. “At no time does hate end with hatred. Hate stops with love. It is an immutable law. ”

15. “Those who have no resentment surely find peace. ”

16. “In the sky, there is no distinction between East and West; people create distinctions in their own mind, then they believe they are true. “>

17. “In a controversy, the moment we feel anger, we have already stopped fighting for the truth, and we have started fighting for ourselves. ”

18. “Nobody can save us except ourselves. Nobody can, and nobody will do it for us. We must walk ourselves in our own way.

19. “No matter what words we utter, they must be carefully chosen for the people who will hear them and be influenced by them in a positive or negative way. ”

20. “A word that brings peace is better than a thousand words. ”

21. “To understand everything, you must forgive everything. ”

22. “Every human being is the author of his own health or illness. ”

23. “A pot fills up drop by drop. ”

24. “The way is not in heaven. The way is in the heart. ”

25. “The secret of the health of mind and body is not to cry for the past or worry about the future, but to live the present moment with wisdom and sincerity. ”

26. “You read holy words, you say many too, but what are they for if you do not act accordingly? “

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