Dalai Lama Quotes




Change Your Mind, Change The World Dalai Lama

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.Dalai Lama

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.Dalai Lama

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.Dalai Lama

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




If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.Dalai Lama

Sleep is the best meditation.Dalai Lama

In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.Dalai Lama

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

We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.Dalai Lama




Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.Dalai Lama

Open-minded people tend to be interested in Buddhism because Buddha urged people to investigate things – he didn’t just command them to believe.Dalai Lama

Death means change our clothes. Clothes become old, then time to come change. So this body become old, and then time come, take young body.Dalai Lama

My faith helps me overcome such negative emotions and find my equilibrium.Dalai Lama

I never dreamt, in my dream, I’m Dalai Lama.Dalai Lama

In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.Dalai Lama

Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend – or a meaningful day.Dalai Lama

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.Dalai Lama

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.Dalai Lama

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.Dalai Lama

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

When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.Dalai Lama

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

Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open.Dalai Lama

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