All posts tagged Dalai Lama

My hope and wish is that one day, formal education will pay attention to what I call “education of the heart.” - Dalai Lama

Education of the heart

Genuine friendship can only be based on trust & affection, which can only arise when there's a mutual sense of concern & respect. - Dalai Lama

Genuine friendship

The human capacity to care for others isn't something trivial or something to be taken for granted. Rather it is something we should cherish. - Dalai Lama

Care for others

Compassion is a true source of happiness. - Dalai Lama


So long as we are under the control of disturbing emotions, real happiness is hard to find. - Dalai Lama

Disturbing emotions

The key to human happiness lies within our own state of mind, and so too do the primary obstacles to that happiness. - Dalai Lama

State of mind

Cultivating inner awareness, introspection and reasoning can be more effective than meditation and prayer. - Dalai Lama

More effective than meditation and prayer

If the twentieth century was a century of violence, let us make the twenty-first a century of dialogue. - Dalai Lama

Twentieth century

It is because of my wish to be helpful that I share my ideas and experiences; being helpful to even one person is valuable. - Dalai Lama


In today's deeply interdependent world, war is outdated and illogical. - Dalai Lama

Interdependent world