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Giving with expectations

Giving with expectations become miserable when expectations are not met; happiness will be short-lived even when expectations are met. ~Master Cheng Yen

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One who can show us the right path

One who can show us the right path is a good teacher. One who can walk the right path with us is a good friend. ~Master Cheng Yen

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A friend is someone…

A friend is someone we turn to when our spirits need a lift. A friend is someone we treasure for our friendship is a gift. A friend is someone who fills our lives with beauty, joy, and grace. And makes…

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You will see love blossom

A woman is like a rose… If you take good care of her, you will see love blossom…. ~Unknown  

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If there is love, there is hope

If there is love, there is hope to have real families, real brotherhood, real equanimity, real peace. If the love within your mind is lost, if you continue to see other beings as enemies, then no matter how much knowledge…

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If we think only of ourselves

If we think only of ourselves, forget about other people, then our minds occupy very small area. Inside that small area, even tiny problem appears very big. But the moment you develop a sense of concern for others, you realize…

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