The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation Quotes
Six of the best book quotes from The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation
“Usually when we hear or read something new, we just compare it to our own ideas. If it is the same, we accept it and say that it is correct. If it is not, we say it is incorrect. In either case, we learn nothing.”
“Mindfulness puts an end to such a limited perspective. The Buddha faced his own suffering directly and discovered the path of liberation. Don’t run away from things that are unpleasant in order to embrace things that are pleasant. Put your hands in the earth. Face the difficulties and grow new happiness.”
“The greatest miracle is to be alive. We can put an end to our suffering just by realizing that our suffering is not worth suffering for! How many people kill themselves because of rage or despair? In that moment, they do not see the vast happiness that is available.”
When you purchase books using links on our website, Bookroo or its affiliates may receive a small commission (at no added cost to you). Your support helps us continue to discover and share incredible kids books!