The important thing is that men should have a purpose in life. It should be something useful, something good.
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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.
My passion for gardening may strike some as selfish, or merely an act of resignation in the face of overwhelming problems that beset the world. It is neither. I have found that each garden is just what Voltaire proposed in Candide: a microcosm of a just and beautiful society.
You balance the budget by restraining the growth of government and encouraging the growth of the private sector.
All the United States, it is a society that is split like to the bottom, that had very poor people in the country that is one of the wealthiest countries.
Every spiritual tradition has this idea of death and resurrection. It's not unique to Christianity.
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
We know the past and its great events, the present in its multitudinous complications, chiefly through faith in the testimony of others.
Study after study confirms that even when you control for variables like profession, education, hours worked, age, marital status, and children, men still are compensated substantially more - even in professions, like nursing, dominated by women. No wonder there's a gender gap.
Now workers should have the right to join unions. But unions should not be forced upon workers. And unions should not have the power to take money our of their members' paychecks to buy the support of politicians that are favored by the union bosses.
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
I've seen firsthand that being president doesn't change who you are. It reveals who you are.