Buddha

c. 563 or c. 480 BCE - c. 483 or c. 400 BCE

c. 563 or c. 480 BCE - c. 483 or c. 400 BCE


33 Greatest Quotes By Buddha

You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. Buddha
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
A jug fill drop by drop. Buddha
I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done. Buddha
The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddha
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it. Buddha
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance. Buddha
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. Buddha
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them? Buddha
May all that have life be delivered from suffering. Buddha
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting. Buddha
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows. Buddha
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world. Buddha
With fools, there is no companionship. Rather than to live with men who are selfish, vain, quarrelsome, and obstinate, let a man walk alone. Buddha
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without. Buddha
No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path. Buddha
He who loves 50 people has 50 woes; he who loves no one has no woes. Buddha
To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. Buddha
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. Buddha
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind. Buddha
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. Buddha
He who walks in the eightfold noble path with unswerving determination is sure to reach Nirvana. Buddha
Better than worshiping gods is obedience to the laws of righteousness. Buddha
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life. Buddha
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill. Buddha
Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. Buddha
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. Buddha
Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace. Buddha
You are the community now. Be a lamp for yourselves. Be your own refuge. Seek for no other. All things must pass. Strive on diligently. Don’t give up. Buddha
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. Buddha
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent. Buddha
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. Buddha