Vegetarian Ideal

Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.
- Albert Einstein

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Buddhist Qutes

Each person must find his or her own path. Nonetheless, seek guidance from wise and compassionate people and listen to them earnestly. This will help you find the best way to proceed – now and in the future.
- Karmapa on Guidance

True change is within; leave the outside as it is. 
-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

Devote your precious human life to controlling your mad elephant mind and giving direction to your powerful mental energy. 
-Lama Yeshe

To think that samsara consists of external objects and then to cast them away is completely mistaken. Samsara is within you. 
-Lama Yeshe

Warm-heartedness reinforces our self-confidence – giving us not a blind confidence, but a sense of confidence based on reason.~Dalai Lama

The more you nurture a feeling of loving kindness, the happier and calmer you will be. ~ Dalai Lama 
Under the greatest adversity there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others. ~ Dalai Lama

“Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.” -Dalai Lama

Time Lapse of Sand Mandala by Drepung Gomang Monks at New York Buddhist Church, Music by Philip Glass

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