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.

–Dalai Lama
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.

–Dalai Lama
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