Posts tagged: Zen

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
Buddha
Work out your own….

Work out your own….

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Buddha
Do not believe in traditions…

Do not believe in traditions…

He who loves 50 people has 50 woes; he who loves no one has no woes.
Buddha
All that we are…

All that we are…

Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
Buddha
An insincere and evil friend is….

An insincere and evil friend is….

Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
Buddha
The greatest impurity is….

The greatest impurity is….

Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
Buddha
An idea that is developed and put into action…

An idea that is developed and put into action…

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Buddha
Peace comes from….

Peace comes from….

Chaos is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence.
Buddha