“If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.” 18 Thich Nhat Hanh Quotes To Help You Find Peace Every Day
Thich Nhat Hanh - Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practice Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhism makes him a better Christian.
The thought manifests as the word; the word manifests as the deed; the deed develops into habit, and bait hardens into character. So tach the thought and its ads with care, and let it spring from love born out of concern for all beings.
Top 10 Buddha Quotes ~ Let Go ~ Buddha taught to let go of seeking and you will find peace. Let go of controlling and become the witness instead. It's in the accepting of thoughts and emotions that you discover a peace and power that is already present.
The first and greatest claim upon you is the claim of your higher self. Your true self is a shining spirit. You must be true to that shining spirit above all things. Let nothing draw you aside from your soul's pursuit of truth and light and eternal love.
Wisdom from Thich Nhat Hanh. I need to learn this to cope with my chronic illness and pain from Autoimmune Disease. Buddhism is a philosophy that has much to offer people in regard to effectively living and being happy in spite of pain and suffering.