Friday, September 20, 2019

Dalai Lama Quotes

I am just one human being. Dalai Lama

Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful. Dalai Lama

Conversion is not my intention. Changing religion is not easy. You may develop some kind of confusion or difficulties. Dalai Lama

World belongs to humanity, not this leader, that leader or that king or prince or religious leader. World belongs to humanity. Dalai Lama

There are techniques of Buddhism, such as meditation, that anyone can adopt. Dalai Lama

I felt we must separate political responsibility. The Dalai Lama should not carry that burden. So that is my selfish reason – to protect the old Dalai Lama tradition. It is safer without political involvement. Dalai Lama

Even when a person has all of life’s comforts – good food, good shelter, a companion – he or she can still become unhappy when encountering a tragic situation. Dalai Lama

Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open. Dalai Lama

The Chinese government wants me to say that for many centuries Tibet has been part of China. Even if I make that statement, many people would just laugh. And my statement will not change past history. History is history. Dalai Lama

China has to go along with world trends. That’s democracy, liberty, individual freedom. China sooner or later has to go that way. It cannot go backward. Dalai Lama