Wisdom of Buddha

” Radiate boundless love towards the entire world.”

– Karaniya Metta Sutta

“As an elephant in the battlefield withstands arrows shot from bows all around, even so shall I endure abuse.”

– Dhammapada, verse 320

“Whoever doesn’t flare up at someone who’s angry, wins a battle hard to win.”

-Subhasita-jaya Sutta

“Resolutely train yourself to attain peace” 

– Utthana Sutta

“Meditate … do not delay, lest you later regret it.”

-Sallekha Sutta

“If a man going down into a river, swollen and swiftly flowing, is carried away by the current — how can he help others across?” 

-Sutta Nipata

“Irrigators channel waters; fletchers straighten arrows; carpenters shape wood; the wise master themselves.”

– Dhammapada, verse 80

“Just as the great ocean has one taste, the taste of salt, so also this teaching and discipline has one taste, the taste of liberation.”

– Udana

“’All conditioned things are impermanent’ — when one sees this with wisdom, one turns away from suffering.” 

– Dhammapada, verse 277

“The one in whom no longer exist the craving and thirst that perpetuate becoming; how could you track that Awakened one, trackless, and of limitless range?”

Dhammapada, verse 180

Photo: A Buddhist monastery in a small village named ‘Ki’ in Himalaya, by Natalia Luzuriaga