"Conversion is not my intention. Changing religion is not easy. You may develop some kind of confusion or difficulties."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Dalai Lama on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Dalai Lama on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Dalai Lama on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Dalai Lama on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Dalai Lama on Albert Camus
"Generally speaking, if a human being never shows anger, then I think something's wrong. He's not right in the brain."
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."
"Sleep is the best meditation."
"The best way to resolve any problem in the human world is for all sides to sit down and talk."