"All the suffering and joy we experience depend on conditions."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Bodhidharma on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Bodhidharma on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Bodhidharma on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Bodhidharma on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Bodhidharma on Mark Twain
"The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion."
"And as long as you're subject to birth and death, you'll never attain enlightenment."
"Life and death are important. Don't suffer them in vain."
"Buddhas move freely through birth and death, appearing and disappearing at will."
"But while success and failure depend on conditions, the mind neither waxes nor wanes."