The Buddha taught us how we can achieve enlightenment to help us emerge from our own immaturity. By becoming enlightened, we utilize our own understanding to move forward in our personal growth.
In today’s post, we get a glimpse of what it’s like to live as one who has received enlightenment through Buddha’s pithy words about life, death, and everything in between.
We feature 81 Buddha quotes on the topics of happiness, love and compassion, peace, anger, life, death, change, wisdom and action. Perhaps in following
So, here are the words of the Enlightened One.
Buddha Quotes on Happiness
“It is in the nature of things that joy arises in a person free from remorse.”
“A disciplined mind brings happiness.”
“May all beings have happy minds.” – The Buddha
“Whatever is not yours: let go of it. Your letting go of it will be for your long-term happiness and benefit.”
“If with a pure mind a person speaks or acts, happiness follows them like a never-departing shadow.”
“To one ever eager to revere and serve the elders, these four blessings accrue: long life and beauty, happiness and power.”
– The Buddha
“It is ridiculous to think that somebody else can make you happy or unhappy.”
“One who, while himself seeking happiness, oppresses with violence other beings who also desire happiness, will not attain happiness hereafter.”
“Happy indeed we live, we who possess nothing.” – The Buddha #buddha #quotes #quotestoliveby
“There is no fire like lust and no crime like hatred. There is no ill like the aggregates of existence and no peace higher than the peace of Nirvana.”
“If by renouncing a lesser happiness one may realize a greater happiness, let the wise one renounce the lesser, having regard for the greater.”
“Let him associate with friends who are noble, energetic, and pure in life, let him be cordial and refined in conduct. Thus, full of joy, he will make an end of suffering.”
“Full of joy, full of faith in the Teaching of the Buddha, the monk attains the Peaceful State, the bliss of cessation of conditioned things.” – The Buddha
“Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.”
“Should a person do good, let him do it again and again. Let him find pleasure therein, for blissful is the accumulation of good.”