Gautama Buddha is said to be born around 563 BCE and had died around
483 BCE, most modern scholars agree on these dates.
In Buddhist tradition Gautama Buddha's birth name was Siddhartha Gautama,
this was changed after he went on a quest for the truth behind life and
Famous Spiritual Quotes>
- If you knew what
I know about the power of giving, you would not let a single meal pass
without sharing it in some way.
- 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.
- Be vigilant; guard
your mind against negative thoughts.
- When you realize
how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at
- Fashion your life
as a garland of beautiful deeds.
- Pay no attention
to the faults of others, things done or left undone by others. Consider
only what by oneself is done or left undone.
- If a man lives
a pure life nothing can destroy him; If he has conquered greed nothing
can limit his freedom.
- As a bee without
harming the flower, its colours or scent, flies away, collecting only
the honey, even so should the sage wander in the village.
- As a flower beautiful
and brilliant of hue, but without fragrance, even so fruitless is the
well-spoken word of one who does not practise it.
- Just like a lotus,
the disciple, by his wisdom, will shine among them that are ignorant,
blind and unconverted.
Quotes by Buddha
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