20 Buddhist Quotes By Highly Enlightened Tsem Tulku Rinpoche



“Courage is not doing something in the absence of fear but knowing that something else is more important than fear. So we do it.”

“If we do not create inner peace, outer peace is not possible.”

“Complaining is another way of saying to others, YOU SOLVE THE PROBLEM.”

“The next time you face a challenge, remember that the cost of success is far cheaper than the price of failure.”

“Gymnasts, lazy people, complainers and successful people have all practiced to be what they are good at. So if you keep practicing being lazy, you will be lazy. If you keep practicing complaining, you will constantly complain. If you practice compassion, generosity, patience, working hard and having a bigger vision, you will become better at it with time because you will create the causes to become better. You are practicing to become better.”

“A persons outer action reflects their inner mind.”

“Words have the power to DESTROY or HEAL people. When words are both TRUE and KIND they can change our world.”

“You are your dreams. Your dreams are what you can become, so don’t stop dreaming and believing. Just Do It!

“Consistency in life is so important for success. It stems from taking what we are doing seriously.”

“We must be open to our mistakes and grow. Growth isn’t based on being perfect, but moving toward the best we can be by being honest.”

“We may encounter defeat, but we must not be defeated.”

“Don’t hang on to your failures, because you can always try again. Trying gives hope. Hope gives us life.”

“Don’t call for a revolution, but look at yourself honestly and create an evolution.”

“What you are today is the choice you made yesterday.”

“Feeling sorry for yourself for one single minute is okay, but spend all your remaining time on solutions.”

“Find yourself. Be with yourself. Fail and then achieve.”

“The minute you say “I can’t”, it is another wrong affirmation to your subconscious that you choose to lose.”

“Envy and jealousy are very harmful because you are never ever satisfied with what you have and you never reflect on what you have. You constantly live your life on what you do not have.”

“Being humble doesn’t mean you lose; it means you have won. Give the victory to others.”

“When others put you down for who you are or what you’re doing, it just means that you’re going in the right direction.”