Monthly Archives: September 2015
If a man should conquer in battle a thousand and a thousand more, and another should conquer himself, his would be the greater victory, because the greatest of victories is the victory over oneself.
How very happily we live, free from busyness among those who are busy. Among busy people, free from busyness we dwell.
It’s easy to see The errors of others, But hard to see Your own. You winnow like chaff The errors of others, But conceal your own– Like a cheat, an unlucky throw. If you focus on the errors of others, Constantly finding fault, Your effluents flourish. You’re far from their ending.
– Dhammapada 
Sandalwood, tagara, lotus, & jasmine: Among these scents, The scent of virtue Is unsurpassed. Next to nothing, this fragrance –sandalwood, tagara while the scent of the virtuous wafts to the gods, supreme.
– Dhammapada