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Happiness is a state of inner fulfillment, not the gratification of inexhaustible desires for outward things.


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Nothing goes right on the outside when nothing is going right on the inside.



To love oneself is to love life. It is essential to understand that we make ourselves happy in making others happy.

To love oneself is to love life. It is essential to understand that we make ourselves happy in making others happy.



Happiness is a skill, emotional balance is a skill, compassion and altruism are skills, and like any skill they need to be developed. That's what education is about.

Happiness is a skill, emotional balance is a skill, compassion and altruism are skills, and like any skill they need to be developed. That's what education is about.



The basic root of happiness lies in our minds; outer circumstances are nothing more than adverse or favourable.

The basic root of happiness lies in our minds; outer circumstances are nothing more than adverse or favourable.



Let us live simply in the freshness of the present moment, in the clarity of pure awakened mind.

Let us live simply in the freshness of the present moment, in the clarity of pure awakened mind.



We deal with our mind from morning till evening, and it can be our best friend or our worst enemy.

We deal with our mind from morning till evening, and it can be our best friend or our worst enemy.



We all have the ability to study the causes of suffering and gradually to free ourselves from them....it is not the magnitude of the task that matters, it's the magnitude of our courage.

We all have the ability to study the causes of suffering and gradually to free ourselves from them....it is not the magnitude of the task that matters, it's the magnitude of our courage.



Authentic happiness is not linked to an activity, it is a state of being.

Authentic happiness is not linked to an activity, it is a state of being.



Transform our way of perceiving things, we transform the quality of our lives.

Transform our way of perceiving things, we transform the quality of our lives.





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Democracy needs to start with an open Presidential debate. So come on out and let's take back the promise of our democracy.



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