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We have to cultivate contentment with what we have

“We have to cultivate contentment with what we have. We really don’t need much. When you know this, the mind settles down. Cultivate generosity. Delight in giving. Learn to live lightly. In this way, we can begin to transform what … Continue reading

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The important thing…

“Basically we are all the same human beings with the same potential to be a good human being or a bad human being…. The important thing is to realize the positive side and try to increase that; realize the negative … Continue reading

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The greatest gift

“If you want to awaken all of humanity, then awaken all of yourself. If you want to eliminate the suffering in the world, then eliminate all that is dark and negative in yourself. Truly, the greatest gift you have to … Continue reading

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We have to cultivate contentment with what we have

We have to cultivate contentment with what we have. We really don’t need much. When you know this, the mind settles down. Cultivate generosity. Delight in giving. Learn to live lightly. In this way, we can begin to transform what is negative … Continue reading

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There is a definite commensurate relationship between cause and effect

One of the characteristics of karmic theory is that there is a definite commensurate relationship between cause and effect. There is no way that negative actions or unwholesome deeds can result in joy and happiness. Joy and happiness, by definition, … Continue reading

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Not to listen is to be like a pot turned upside down

“Not to listen is to be like a pot turned upside down. Not to retain what you hear is to be like a pot with a hole in it. To mix negative emotions with what you hear is to be … Continue reading

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