“Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.”

“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”

“Love the whole world as a mother loves her only child.”

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”

“Radiate boundless love towards the entire world.”

“If you truly loved yourself, you could never hurt another.”

“Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful.”

“The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”

“To understand everything is to forgive everything.”

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”

“There is no path to happiness, happiness is the path.”

“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.”

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.”

“In the end these things matter most: How well did you love? How fully did you live? How deeply did you let go?” QUOTES THAT WILL MAKE YOU THINK TWICE ABOUT LIFE

“Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.”

“Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.”

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep the mind strong and clear.”

“The mind is everything. What you think you become.”

“You only lose what you cling to.”

“The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.”

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”

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

“It is better to travel well than to arrive.”

“Every morning we are born again. What we do today matters most.”

“It is in the nature of things that joy arises in a person free from remorse.”

“Let go of the past, let go of the future, let go of the present, and cross over to the farther shore of existence. With your mind wholly liberated, you shall come no more to birth and death.”

“Believe nothing, no matter where you read it or who has said it, not even if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.”

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”