Quotes by Dalai Lama, in exile Associated Press, 5/14/01

It is essential to know that to be a happy person, a happy family, a happy society, it is very crucial to have a good heart, that is very crucial. World peach must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just the absence of violence but the manifestation of human compassion.

Dalai Lama, in exile Associated Press, 5/14/01

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If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.

Elbert Hubbard

In the whole wretched business there was something generous that was doing its best to flower.

J. M. Coetzee, Disgrace novel

Learn to get in touch with silence within yourself, And know that everything in this life has purpose. There are no mistakes, No coincidences, All events are blessings given to us to learn from.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

You can kill a man but you can't kill an idea.

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When you have a child, the world has a hostage.

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