Karma moves in two directions. If we act virtuously, the seed we plant will result in happiness. If we act non-virtuously, suffering results.
Karma says, if you focus on hurt, you will continue to suffer. If you focus on the lesson, you will continue to grow.
Release the pain of the past and allow karma to kick your offender’s booty.
Time has its own intelligence and flows according to certain parameters of karmic information and energy allotment that is available in one’s system.
I wanted revenge but God whispered…they’re already suffering.
Pleasure and pain come from your own past actions.
Once you know the nature of anger and joy is empty and you let them go, you free yourself from karma.
Never think of pain or danger or enemies a moment longer than is necessary to fight them.
The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
Wealth is the product of man’s capacity to think.
The ‘Third World’ is a term I don’t like very much because we’re all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.
On the one hand, maybe I’ve remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, because at a young age I was very aware of suffering and fear.
A woman can be beautiful as well as intellectual.
Empowering the individual means empowering the nation. And empowerment is best served through rapid economic growth with rapid social change.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Pleasure is never as pleasant as we expected it to be and pain is always more painful. The pain in the world always outweighs the pleasure. If you don’t believe it, compare the respective feelings of two animals, one of which is eating the other.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
If the immediate and direct purpose of our life is not suffering then our existence is the most ill-adapted to its purpose in the world.