All posts tagged Dalai Lama

A compassionate motivation is the foundation of spiritual practice, like a seed. #yoga - Dalai Lama

Compassionate motivation

If the work is worthwhile, then whether we can complete it or not, it's worth making the attempt. That's why courage is important. - Dalai Lama

That’s why courage

The more you are motivated by love, the more fearless and free your actions will be. - Dalai Lama

Motivated by love

Love gives rise to peace and happiness within us, which we then bring to the world in which we live. - Dalai Lama

Love gives rise

Actions driven solely by anger are of no use at all; realizing this can help strengthen your determination to resist it. - Dalai Lama

Determination to resist

Love is the greatest resolution - Dalai Lama

Love is the greatest resolution

In our quest for happiness and the avoidance of suffering, I believe we are all fundamentally the same, and therefore equal. - Dalai Lama

Quest for happiness and the avoidance

Our aim in seeking ways of transforming our thoughts and emotions is to find a more wholesome and fulfilling way of living. - Dalai Lama

Thoughts and emotions

While revenge weakens society, forgiveness gives it strength. - Dalai Lama

Revenge weakens

The essence of compassion is a desire to alleviate the suffering of others and to promote their well-being. - Dalai Lama

Compassion is a desire