"Sleep is the best meditation."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Dalai Lama on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Dalai Lama on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Dalai Lama on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Dalai Lama on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Dalai Lama on Dalai Lama
"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."
"The best way to resolve any problem in the human world is for all sides to sit down and talk."
"The Chinese government wants me to say that for many centuries Tibet has been part of China. Even if I make that statement, many people would just laugh. And my statement will not change past history. History is history."