“ This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness. ”
Source: The Dalai Lama: A Policy of Kindness: An Anthology of Writings By and About the Dalai Lama
Additional information: Variation: This is my simple religion. No need for temples. No need for complicated philosophy. Your own mind, your own heart is the temple. Your philosophy is simple kindness.
Categories: Heart Life Philosophy Religion Kindness
The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also.
If there is no love in your heart, you are anyway an adulteress. For convenience and comfort if you have given yourself to any aspect of life, not necessarily a man or a woman for that matter. Without love in your heart, if you have given yourself to any aspect of life you are an adulterer
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.
The most significant aspect of your life is that you're alive right now. Everything else is secondary and incidental