Wise Words To Reflect On


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A Power Point Presentation of a Selection of Wise Sayings by the Buddha. Good for Reflection. The Nature pics were from a forwarded email. Please download for background music.

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Wise Words To Reflect On

  1. 1. Wise Words To Reflect On
  2. 2. Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without. Buddha
  3. 3. Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the Eternal Rule. Buddha
  4. 4. Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind. Buddha
  5. 5. Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes. Buddha
  6. 6. Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. Buddha
  7. 7. We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. Buddha
  8. 8. It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways. Buddha
  9. 9. It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell. Buddha
  10. 10. Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds. Buddha
  11. 11. The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, and not to anticipate troubles, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly. Buddha
  12. 12. Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. Buddha
  13. 13. There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to Truth: * Not going all the way; and * Not starting. Buddha
  14. 14. May your mind find Peace, Happiness and Freedom The End With Metta, Bro. Oh Teik Bin
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