BuddhaBlog: Quotes to help cultivate your mind

5 Inspiring Quotes

Take your time contemplating each of these.

Repeat them,

Allow them to influence how you interact with the world.

Enjoy

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THE DEEPER THE ROOTS,

THE MORE LUXURIANT THE BRANCHES.

THE FARTHER THE SOURCE,

THE LONGER THE STREAM

– Nichiren Daishonin

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SITTING QUIETLY,

DOING NOTHING,

AND GRASS GROWS BY ITSELF.

– Zenrin Kushu

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HOW CAN I CAUSE LIVING BEINGS TO ENTER THE ‘UNSURPASSED WAY’ AND TO QUICKLY PERFECT THE BODY OF A BUDDHA?

– Lotus Sutra

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WHAT SAGE COULD PROCEED ON THE BASIS OF ANOTHER’S CONVICTIONS?

LIKE A BLIND MAN GUIDED BY A BLIND MAN IN PITCH DARKNESS.

Asvaghosa

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ALL THE BEAMS ARE BROKEN,

THE TRUSS HAS COLLAPSED; THE SPIRIT,

WITH EVERY CONCEPTION ANNULLED,

HAS QUENCHED ITS THIRST.

– Dhammapada

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