Just as a fletcher straightens an arrow shaft, even so the discerning man straightens his mind – so fickle and unsteady, so difficult to guard.
Good deeds can be compared to a pine tree. When we do a good deed it may not attract much attention, whereas evil may at
There is no wrong that cannot be committed by a lying person who has transgressed one (good) principle (i.e., that of truthfulness), and who has given up (all thought of) the other world.
Easily done are things which are bad and not beneficial to oneself. What is (both) beneficial and good, that is exceedingly difficult to do.
An explanation of the four noble truths, focusing on the aggregate of physical form and showing (1) how all the aggregates are interrelated and (2) how all four noble truths, together with the principle of dependent co-arising, are related to the aggregates.
I will be the first to say, and say it loudly : We are all struggling in our own ways and means, to be happy
The fever of passion exists not for him who has completed the journey, who is sorrowless and wholly set free, and has broken all ties.
Should one find a man who points out faults and who reproves, let him follow such a wise and sagacious person as one would a
Whether we are Christian, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu or Jewish in order to be free from anger and it’s accompanying suffering we have tom practice. We