Do not give your attention to what others do or fail to do; give it to what you do or fail to do.

By living deeply in the present moment we can understand the past better and we can prepare for a better future.

Since you alone are responsible for your thoughts, only you can change them.

Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are.

It is necessary to combine knowledge born from study with sincere practice in our daily lives. These two must go together.

A stumble may prevent a fall.

Remembering a wrong is like carrying a burden on the mind.

Your body is precious. It is your vehicle for awakening. Treat it with care.

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.