Life is fragile; we have to handle it mindfully.

Below are some guideline to achieve greater happiness in life:

The Greatest Achievement is Selflessness.
The Greatest Worth is Self-Mastery.
The Greatest Quality is Seeking to Serve Others.
The Greatest Precept is Continual Awareness.
The Greatest Medicine is The Emptiness of Everything.
The Greatest Action is Not Conforming to the World’s Ways.

The Greatest Magic is Transmuting the Passions.
The Greatest Generosity is Non-Attachment.
The Greatest Goodness is A Peaceful Mind.
The Greatest Patience is Humility.
The Greatest Effort is Not Concerned with Results.
The Greatest Meditation is A Mind That Lets Go.
The Greatest Wisdom is Seeing Through Appearances.

~ Buddha

The picture is of Tyler Lewke and Venerable Bhante Sujatha having reached the top of Adam’s Peak in Sri Lanka, December 2015 Read all about that journey HERE.  

Discussion

  • Christopher Trent

    Correction my friend. That quote is not the Buddha. It was made by:
    Atiśa Dīpaṃkara Śrījñāna was a Buddhist Bengali religious leader and master. He was one of the major figures in the spread of 11th-century Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism in Asia and inspired Buddhist thought from Tibet to Sumatra. Wikipedia
    Born: 980 AD, Bengal, Birbhum district
    Died: 1054, Nyêtang, China
    Education: Vikramshila
    Books: Bodhipathapradīpa, More
    Influenced by: Gautama Buddha, Nagarjuna, Shantideva, Asanga, Chandrakirti