Buddhist Wisdom

DAILY WISDOM 30/01/2010

Only for his ruin does renown come to the fool. It ravages his bright fortune & rips his head apart. He would want unwarranted status, preeminence among monks, authority among monasteries, homage from lay families. – Dhammapada

Buddhist Wisdom

DAILY WISDOM 28/01/2010

Life’s easy to live for someone unscrupulous, cunning as a crow, corrupt, back-biting, forward, & brash; But for someone who’s constantly scrupulous, cautious, observant, sincere, pure in his livelihood, clean in his pursuits, it’s hard. – Dhammapada

Buddhist Wisdom

DAILY WISDOM 24/01/2010

Kutadanta accused the Buddha: “I am told that you teach the law of life and the way, yet you tear down religion. Your followers despise rituals and abandon sacrifices. But reverence for the gods can only be shown through sacrifices. The very nature of religion is that of worship and sacrifice.” The Buddha replied: “Greater… Read More DAILY WISDOM 24/01/2010