On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
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.
Through zeal, knowledge is gotten; through lack of zeal, knowledge is lost.
The world, indeed, is like a dream and the treasures of the world are an alluring mirage! Like the apparent distances in a picture, things have no reality in themselves, but they are like heat haze.
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful.
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
We are what we think. All that we are arises With our thoughts. With our thoughts, We make our world.
You cannot travel on the path until you become the path itself.
If a man who enjoys a lesser happiness beholds a greater one, let him leave aside the lesser to gain the greater.
All acts of living become bad by ten things, and by avoiding the ten things they become good. There are three evils of the body, four evils of the tongue, and three evils of the mind.
This life of separateness may be compared to a dream, a phantasm, a bubble, a shadow, a drop of dew, a flash of lightning.
Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law.