Buddha

Buddha

Gautama Buddha (c. 563 BCE/480 BCE – c. 483 BCE/400 BCE), also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Śhakyamuni Buddha, or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was an ascetic (śramaṇa) and sage, on whose teachings Buddhism was founded. He is believed to have lived and taught mostly in the eastern part of ancient India sometime between the sixth and fourth centuries BCE. Gautama is the primary figure in Buddhism.

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The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.

Nothing is permanent.

As irrigators lead water where they want, as archers make their arrows straight, as carpenters carve wood, the wise shape their minds.

Ardently do today what must be done. Who knows? Tomorrow, death comes.

The virtues, like the Muses, are always seen in groups. A good principle was never found solitary in any breast.

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.

Love the whole world as a mother lovers her only child.

I do not care to know your various theories about God. What is the use of discussing all the subtle doctrines about the soul? Do good and be good. And this will take you to freedom and to whatever truth there is....

However many holy words you read, However many you speak, What good will they do you, If you do not act on upon them?

What we think we become.

Not one or two, Subhuti, not one or two, but all the beings - men, women, animals, birds, trees, rocks. All the beings in the world. One should create such a determination that `I will lead all of them into nirvana'.

Be vigilant, guard your mind against negative thoughts.

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire men cannot live without a spiritual life.

All that we are is the result of what we have thought.

Give the people - confidence. Give the people - delight. Give the people - hope. Give the people - the best.

Give, even if you only have a little.

The mind is everything. What you think you become.

Hatred does not cease by hatred but only by love, this is the eternal rule.

An idea that is developed and put into action is more important than an idea that exists only as an idea.

Should a seeker not find a companion who is better or equal, let them resolutely pursue a solitary course.

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