Top 60 Buddha Quotes On Peace, Karma With Images

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“A disciplined mind brings happiness.”

“A man is not called wise because he talks and talks again; but if he is peaceful, loving and fearless then he is in truth called wise.”

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts and made up of our thoughts. If a man speak or act with an evil thought, suffering follows him as the wheel follows the hoof of the beast that draws the wagon…. If a man speak or act with a good thought, happiness follows him like a shadow that never leaves him.”

“As rain falls equally on the just and the unjust, do not burden your heart with judgments but rain your kindness equally on all.”

“Be where you are; otherwise you will miss your life.”

“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.”

“By liberation of the self through love, we will develop love, we will practice it, we will make it both a way and a basis.”

“Conquer anger with non-anger. Conquer badness with goodness. Conquer meanness with generosity. Conquer dishonesty with truth.”

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”

“Do not look for a sanctuary in anyone except your self.”

“Drop by drop is the water pot filled. Likewise, the wise man, gathering it little by little, fills himself with good.”

“Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.”

“Give, even if you only have a little.”

“Greater in battle than the man who would conquer a thousand men, is he who would conquer just one – himself. Better to conquer yourself than others.”

“Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law.”

“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.”

“If anything is worth doing, do it with all your heart.”

“If the problem can be solved why worry? If the problem cannot be solved worrying will do you no good.”

“If you knew what I know about the power of giving, you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way.”

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.”

“Irrigators channel waters; fletchers straighten arrows; carpenters bend wood; the wise master themselves.”

“It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.”

“It is better to travel well than to arrive.”

“It is in the nature of things that joy arises in a person free from remorse.”

“It is you who must make the effort. Masters only point the way.“

“Just as a snake sheds its skin, we must shed our past over and over again.”

“Just as the great ocean has one taste, the taste of salt, so also this teaching and discipline has one taste, the taste of liberation.”

“Learn this from water: loud splashes the brook but the oceans depth are calm.”

“Love the whole world as a mother loves her only child.”

“No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.”

“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”

“Nothing can harm you as much as your own thoughts unguarded.”

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”

“People with opinions just go around bothering each other.”

“Radiate boundless love towards the entire world.”

“Should a person do good, let him do it again and again. Let him find pleasure therein, for blissful is the accumulation of good.”

“The mind is everything. What you think you become.”

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

“The past is already gone, the future is not yet here. There’s only one moment for you to live.”

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.”

“The trouble is, you think you have time.”

“The way is not in the sky. The way is in the heart.”

“There is no fear for one whose mind is not filled with desires.”

“There is no fire like passion, there is no shark like hatred, there is no snare like folly, there is no torrent like greed.”

“There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.”

“There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind.”

“Those who cling to perceptions and views wander the world offending people.”

“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

“Three things can not hide for long: the Moon, the Sun and the Truth.”

“To conquer oneself is a greater task than conquering others.”

“We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.”

“What you are is what you have been. What you’ll be is what you do now.”

“Whatever is not yours: let go of it. Your letting go of it will be for your long-term happiness and benefit” is a genuine quote from the Buddhist scriptures. It’s from the Na Tumhaka Sutta of the Samyutta Nikaya.

“Whatever living beings there may be — feeble or strong, long, stout, or of medium size, short, small, large, those seen or those unseen, those dwelling far or near, those who are born as well as those yet to be born — may all beings have happy minds.”

“Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.”

“You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”

“You cannot travel the path until you have become the path itself.”

“You only lose what you cling to.”

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