The important thing is that men should have a purpose in life. It should be something useful, something good.
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Dalai Lama Quotes
When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.
Conversion is not my intention. Changing religion is not easy. You may develop some kind of confusion or difficulties.
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.
Generally speaking, if a human being never shows anger, then I think something's wrong. He's not right in the brain.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
I have always had this view about the modern education system: we pay attention to brain development, but the development of warmheartedness we take for granted.
Chinese people themselves, they really want change.
I think really, China, Chinese, I think they really have a long history of civilization, rich culture.
I totally disagree with the view that the Tibet struggle will die, and there will be no hope for Tibet, after the Dalai Lama passes away.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
I'm working on bringing the instant film camera back as part of the future.
Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I'm lucky enough to be in the position where I don't make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me like I would die for it.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel.