"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future,
concentrate the mind on the present moment."
"Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent
of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned."
"We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think.
When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves."
"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle,
and the life of the candle will not be shortened.
Happiness never decreases by being shared."
"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."