A Dalai Lama, a monk, whom people call the “Yellow Hat” of the Tibetan School. It means Teacher, Guru, Mentor of all who seek their wisdom. The current Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso. He is considered to be the reincarnation of Avalokitesvara, a Buddhist God.
The 14th Dalai Lama, Gyatso, has traveled around the world to speak on controversial topics such as women’s rights, economics, the environment, non-violence and interfaith dialogue. His ideals are based on love, kindness, and compassion for all human society.
Here is a list of 18 inspiring quotes from the Dalai Lama that will hopefully bring you much needed peace and guidance in your life.
Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it. – Dalai Lama
Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.-Dalai Lama
Once a year, Go someplace you’ve never been before. -Dalai Lama
Be gentle with the earth. – Dalai Lama
Share your knowledge. It’s a way to achieve immortality. -Dalai Lama
In disagreements with love ones, deal only with the current situation. Don’t bring up the past. -Dalai Lama
A loving atmosphere in your home is the foundation for your life. -Dalai Lama
Live a good, honorable life. Then when you get older and think back, you’ll be able to enjoy it a second time. -Dalai Lama
Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer. – Dalai Lama
Open you arms to change, but don’t let go of your values. -Dalai Lama
Spend some time alone every day. -Dalai Lama
When you realize you made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it. -Dalai Lama
Don’t let a little dispute injure a great friendship. -Dalai Lama
Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly. -Dalai Lama
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stoke of luck. -Dalai Lama
Follow the three R’s: Respect for self, Respect for others and Responsibility for all your actions. -Dalai Lama
When you Lose, Don’t Lose the Lesson. -Dalai Lama
Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. -Dalai Lama