Wealth may contribute to our happiness, but it's not the most important factor; by itself wealth fails to bring us deep inner satisfaction.
Mar 19th, 2012
On a personal level, we all appreciate people who are kind and warm-hearted.
Mar 16th, 2012
A sense of concern for others gives our lives meaning; it is the root of all human happiness.
Mar 14th, 2012
We need to teach about warmheartedness in a secular context.
Jan 31st, 2012
Cultivating inner awareness, introspection and reasoning can be more effective than meditation and prayer.
Jan 30th, 2012
It is because of my wish to be helpful that I share my ideas and experiences; being helpful to even one person is valuable.
Jan 27th, 2012
So long as we are under the control of disturbing emotions, real happiness is hard to find.
Jan 24th, 2012
The human capacity to care for others isn’t something trivial or something to be taken for granted. Rather it is something we should cherish
Jan 23rd, 2012
It is vital that when educating our children’s brains that we do not neglect to educate their hearts.
Dec 5th, 2011
We all like to be around kind people; their peaceful, relaxed nature puts us at ease.
Nov 4th, 2011
Even for people who have no spiritual beliefs, a peaceful mind is important.
Nov 3rd, 2011
We should not only cease our negative activities, but also the motivation that gives rise to them.
Nov 2nd, 2011
It is necessary to help others in our daily lives, merely praying for them isn't enough.
Oct 31st, 2011
Each major religion has its own spirit and character. There is no one religion appropriate for every type of people..
Oct 17th, 2011
When you generate a reasoned desire for others to be happy, your humanity increases in strength.
Aug 31st, 2011
The more contact we have with one another and the more we come to understand each other’s values, the greater will be our mutual respect.
Aug 30th, 2011
Enemies teach us inner strength, courage and determination.
Aug 29th, 2011
I feel that a sense of compassion is the most precious thing there is.
Aug 26th, 2011
The point of our existence is that, as human beings, we live purposeful, meaningful lives.
Aug 25th, 2011
Even a small experience of altruism brings a measure of mental peace right away.
Aug 24th, 2011
If you focus only on yourself and neglect others, you will lose; but you will gain if you value others as much as you cherish yourself.
Aug 23rd, 2011
The practice of love can be expressed in one sentence: ‘Do not harm others’.
Aug 22nd, 2011
We must work to resolve conflicts in a spirit of reconciliation and always keep others' interests in mind.
Aug 19th, 2011
Developing love and compassion and reducing anger and spite is a universal activity which requires no faith in any religion whatsoever.
Apr 21st, 2011
Human nature is such that the individual is most happy and relaxed when he or she can share happiness and trust with others.
Apr 15th, 2011
If we make a steady effort, I think we can overcome any form of negative conditioning and make positive changes in our lives.
Apr 12th, 2011
It seems essential to me that the major religions come to agree upon the importance of adopting a basic, universal, set of ethics.
Mar 2nd, 2011
As we develop more love for others, we’ll have more confidence in ourselves; the more courage we have, the more relaxed and serene we’ll be.
Feb 28th, 2011
Developing altruism is one of the most powerful methods for countering negative tendencies and destructive impulses.
Feb 22nd, 2011
It is not enough simply to wish that love and compassion should increase in us, we need to make a sustained effort to cultivate them.
Feb 2nd, 2011