The value of life lies not in the opinions of others but in how well one lives.
As long as one has a strong mind, one can carry out missions without fear of external pressure. ~Master Cheng Yen
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit. ― Aristotle
Sitting silently beside a friend who is hurting may be the best gift we can give. — Unknown
In a mind clear as still water, even the waves, breaking, are reflecting its light. ~Dogen Zenji
Life and death are of supreme importance. Time swiftly passes by and opportunity is lost. Each of us should strive to awaken. Awaken. Take heed, do not squander your life. ~Dogen Zenji
To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. ~Buddha