There is an unborn, a not-become, a not-made, a not-compounded. There cannot be any escape from what is born, become compounded. But since there is this unborn, not become, not-made, not-compounded, therefore is there made known an escape from what i.
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
A kind man who makes good use of wealth is rightly said to possess a great treasure; but the miser who hoards up his riches will have no profit.
Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.
Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law.
Keeping away from all evil deeds, cultivation of life by doing good deeds and purification of mind from mental impurities.
Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds.
But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Being deeply learned and skilled, being well trained and using well spoken words; This is good luck
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.
Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.
Being generous, just helping one's relatives and being blameless in one's actions; this is the best good luck.