Dalai Lama Quotes...

Dalai Lama is a title given by the Tibetan people to their spiritual leader. Tenzin Gyatso is the 14th and current Dalai Lama. Since the 17th century, the Dalai Lama figure has been a symbol of the unification of the state of Tibet.

The current Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso is born on 6 July 1935 in Taktser, Amdo, Tibet. During the 1959 Tibetan uprising, the Dalai Lama fled to India, where he currently living as a refugee.

Dalai Lama Quotes

Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it. --Dalai Lama

Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.

- Dalai Lama
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.

I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.

- Dalai Lama
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.

- Dalai Lama
Someone else’s action should not determine your response

Someone else’s action should not determine your response.

- Dalai Lama
I defeat my enemies when I make them my friends

I defeat my enemies when I make them my friends.

- Dalai Lama
Through violence, you may ‘solve’ one problem, but

Through violence, you may ‘solve’ one problem, but you sow the seeds for another.

- Dalai Lama
If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you...

If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun.

- Dalai Lama
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good...

If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.

- Dalai Lama
Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day

Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.

- Dalai Lama
There are techniques of Buddhism, such as meditation

There are techniques of Buddhism, such as meditation, that anyone can adopt.

- Dalai Lama
Disagreement is something normal.

Disagreement is something normal.

- Dalai Lama
A disciplined mind leads to happiness

A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.

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The world belongs to all humanity

The world doesn’t belong to leaders. The world belongs to all humanity.

- Dalai Lama
To conquer oneself is a greater victory than to conquer thousands in a battle

To conquer oneself is a greater victory than to conquer thousands in a battle.

- Dalai Lama
I think technology really increased human ability

I think technology really increased human ability. But technology cannot produce compassion.

- Dalai Lama
The more you are motivated by Love, The more Fearless...

The more you are motivated by Love, The more Fearless & Free your action will be.

- Dalai Lama
I am a simple Buddhist monk

I am a simple Buddhist monk – no more, no less.

- Dalai Lama
My brain and my heart are my temples

There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.

- Dalai Lama
Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful

Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful.

- Dalai Lama
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

- Dalai Lama
The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power

The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power, but warm-heartedness.

- Dalai Lama
We can never obtain peace in the outer world...

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.

- Dalai Lama
Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.

Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.

- Dalai Lama
It is very rare or almost impossible that...

It is very rare or almost impossible that an event can be negative from all points of view.

- Dalai Lama
If you think you are too small to make a difference...

If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.

- Dalai Lama
Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.

Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.

- Dalai Lama
Compassion is the radicalism of our time

Compassion is the radicalism of our time.

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My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

- Dalai Lama
In our struggle for freedom truth is the only weapon we possess

In our struggle for freedom, truth is the only weapon we possess.

- Dalai Lama
Be kind whenever possible

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.

- Dalai Lama
Silence is sometimes the best answer

Silence is sometimes the best answer.

- Dalai Lama
An eye for an eye….we are all blind

An eye for an eye….we are all blind.

- Dalai Lama
An open heart is an open mind

An open heart is an open mind.

- Dalai Lama
The goal is not to be better than the other man

The goal is not to be better than the other man, but your previous self.

- Dalai Lama
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.

- Dalai Lama