You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
All wrongdoing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrongdoing remain?
There are ways from light into darkness and from darkness into light. There are ways, also, from the gloom into deeper darkness, and from the dawn into brighter light. The wise man will use the light he has to receive more light. He will constantly advance in the knowledge of truth.
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
Our body is precious. It is our vehicle for awakening. Treat it with care.
No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.
Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine.
In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true.
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.