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>
- Associate not with
evil friends, associate not with mean men; associate with good friends,
associate with noble men.
- Just as a deep
lake is clear and still, even so, on hearing the teachings, the wise
become exceedingly peaceful.
- Few among men are
they who cross to the further shore. The other folk only run up and
down the bank on this side.
- By having no attachment
and desires and by forsaking sensual pleasures, a wise man gets rid
of his impurities.
- Happy is one, who
beholds the holy ones. To live with the holy ones is ever pleasant.
- Verily, from meditation
arises wisdom. Without meditation wisdom wanes.
- The fickle, unsteady
mind, so hard to guard, so hard to control, the wise man straightens,
as the fletcher straightens the arrow.
Quotes from Buddha
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