Dalai Lama: Love and compassion

Tenzin Gyatso (14th Dalai Lama) 2008, 2005 & 2...

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.”

Dalai Lama

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Unknown: Battle between two wolves

The Three Cherokee. Came over from the head of...

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One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that was going on inside himself. He said, “My son, it is between two wolves. One is evil: anger, envy,sorrow,regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity,guilt,resentment,inferiority,lies, false pride,superiority,and ego. The other is good: joy, peace,love, hope,serenity,humility,kindness,benevolence,empathy,generosity,truth, compassion,and faith.”

The grandson thought about it for a minute and then asked his grandfather,”Which wolf wins?” The old Cherokee simply replied, “The one I feed.”

—Author Unknown

Oscar Wilde: Kindness

“The smallest act of

kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.”

~ Oscar Wilde