In meditation, both happiness and sorrow can act as distractions. Let them be where they are and move beyond.
By cleaning the mind of past impressions, we allow ourselves to change and design our own destiny.
A cultured tongue rules the kingdom of the heart.
Faith is the foundation of existence. If there is no faith, it is like a house without a foundation, at the mercy of every wind and squall.
Empathy is the automatic tuning in to another's field, what he or she is feeling, what they have brought to you.
Create extreme humility in temperament, so that it is filled up with such a sentiment of love, as to have no inclination to cause any hurt to anybody's heart.