71 Greatest Quotes By Dalai Lama

The purpose of our lives is to be happy. Dalai Lama
A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity. Dalai Lama
If it can be solved, there's no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry is of no use. Dalai Lama
Just as ripples spread out when a single pebble is dropped into water, the actions of individuals can have far-reaching effects. Dalai Lama
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. Dalai Lama
Generosity is the most natural outward expression of an inner attitude of compassion and loving-kindness. Dalai Lama
Today is the right day to love, believe, do, and mostly, live. Dalai Lama
Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength. Dalai Lama
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness. Dalai Lama
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. Dalai Lama
Don't be a person of success, be a person of value. Dalai Lama
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe. Dalai Lama
The planet does not need more successful people. The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of all kinds. Dalai Lama
When you talk you are only repeating something you already know. But, if you listen you may learn something new. Dalai Lama
Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day. Dalai Lama
Follow the three R's: - Respect for self. - Respect for others. - Responsibility for all your actions. Dalai Lama
Spend 5 minutes at the beginning of each day remembering we all want the same things (to be happy and be loved) and we are all connected to one another. Dalai Lama
The best way to resolve any problem in the human world is for all sides to sit down and talk. Dalai Lama
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. Dalai Lama
You have to start giving first and expect absolutely nothing. Dalai Lama
Through difficult experiences, life sometimes becomes more meaningful. Dalai Lama
Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open. Dalai Lama
Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively. Dalai Lama
In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision. Dalai Lama
A heart full of love and compassion is the main source of inner strength, willpower, happiness, and mental tranquility. Dalai Lama
Choose to be optimistic, it feels better. Dalai Lama
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them. Dalai Lama
A positive state of mind is not merely good for you, it benefits everyone with whom you come into contact, literally changing the world. Dalai Lama
Open your arms to change but don't let go of your values. Dalai Lama
Even when we have physical hardships, we can be very happy. Dalai Lama
In disagreements with loved ones, deal only with the current situation. Don't bring up the past. Dalai Lama
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama
More compassionate mind, more sense of concern for other's well-being, is source of happiness. Dalai Lama
Pain can change you, but that doesn't mean it has to be a bad change. Take that pain and turn it into wisdom. Dalai Lama
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama
Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay. Dalai Lama
We often add to our pain and suffering by being overly sensitive, over-reacting to minor things, and sometimes taking things too personally. Dalai Lama
If someone does not smile at you, be generous and offer your own smile. Nobody needs a smile more than the one that cannot smile to others. Dalai Lama
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world. Dalai Lama
If your heart has peace, nothing can disturb you. Dalai Lama
The challenge today is to convince people of the value of truth, honesty, compassion and a concern for others. Dalai Lama
Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health. Dalai Lama
Forget the failures. Keep the lessons. Dalai Lama
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lama
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace. Dalai Lama
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent. Dalai Lama
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher. Dalai Lama
Anger, hatred and jealousy never solve problems, only affection, concern and respect can do that. Dalai Lama
Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace. Dalai Lama
In order to satisfy one human stomach, so many lives are taken away. We must promote vegetarianism. It is extremely important. Dalai Lama
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection. Dalai Lama