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The wise ones fashioned... The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.
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There are two mistakes... There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth…not going all the way, and not starting.
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There has to be... There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
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There is no fear... There is no fear for one whose mind is not filled with desires.
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There is no fire... There is no fire like passion, there is no shark like hatred, there is no snare like folly, there is no torrent like greed.
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There is no path... There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path. 
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There is nothing more... There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.
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There is nothing so... There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind.
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They blame those who... They blame those who remain silent, they blame those who speak much, they blame those who speak in moderation. There is none in the world who is not blamed.
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Those attached to the... Those attached to the notion ‘I am’ and to views roam the world offending people. 
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Those who are free... Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace. 
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Those who have failed... Those who have failed to work toward the truth have missed the purpose of living. 
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Thousands of candles can... Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened.
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Three things cannot be... Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
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To be idle is... To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
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To enjoy good health,... To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
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To keep the body... To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
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To live a pure... To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one’s own in the midst of abundance.
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To support mother and... To support mother and father, to cherish wife and child and to have a simple livelihood; this is the good luck.
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Transcendental intelligence rises when... Transcendental intelligence rises when the intellectual mind reaches its limit and if things are to be realized in their true and essential nature, its processes of thinking must be transcended by an appeal to some higher faculty of cognition.
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True love is born... True love is born from understanding. 
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Unity can only be... Unity can only be manifested by the Binary. Unity itself and the idea of Unity are already two.
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Virtue is persecuted more... Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good.
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We are formed and... We are formed and molded by our thoughts. Those whose minds are shaped by selfless thoughts give joy when they speak or act. Joy follows them like a shadow that never leaves them.
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We are shaped by... We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
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We are what we... We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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We will develop and... We will develop and cultivate the liberation of mind by lovingkindness, make it our vehicle, make it our basis, stabilize it, exercise ourselves in it, and fully perfect it.
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Wear your ego like... Wear your ego like a loose fitting garment.
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What is the appropriate... What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris? What’s the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?
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What we are today... What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind.
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What we think, we... What we think, we become.
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What you are is... What you are is what you have been. What you’ll be is what you do now.
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Whatever a monk keeps... Whatever a monk keeps pursuing with his thinking and pondering, that becomes the inclination of his awareness.
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Whatever has the nature... Whatever has the nature of arising has the nature of ceasing.
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Whatever precious jewel there... Whatever precious jewel there is in the heavenly worlds, there is nothing comparable to one who is Awakened.
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Whatever words we utter... Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
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When one has the... When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
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When watching after yourself,... When watching after yourself, you watch after others. When watching after others, you watch after yourself.
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When you like a... When you like a flower, you just pluck it. But when you love a flower, you water it daily.
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When you realize how... When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky.
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Whoever doesn’t flare up... Whoever doesn’t flare up at someone who’s angry wins a battle hard to win.
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Without health life is... Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering – an image of death.
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Work out your own... Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.
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You can search throughout... You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.
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You only lose what... You only lose what you cling to.
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You will not be... You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. 
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You yourself must strive.... You yourself must strive. The Buddhas only point the way.
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You, yourself, as much... You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
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Your work is to... Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.
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