Siddhārtha Buddha Quotes
- An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
- Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
- Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
- 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.
- However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
- I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.
- It is better to travel well than to arrive.
- There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
- There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
- Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
- The tongue like a sharp knife...kills without drawing blood.