There is no suffering for him who has finished his journey, and abandoned grief, who has freed himself on all sides, and thrown off all fetters.
He who has no wound on his hand, may touch poison with his hand.
Hunger is the worst of diseases, the body the greatest of pains if one knows this truly, that is Nirvna, the highest happiness.
We shall be like the bright gods, feeding on happiness
Trust is the best of relationships, Nirvna the highest happiness.
Those who love nothing and hate nothing, have no fetters.
Difficult is the hearing of the True Law.
This world is dark, few only can see here a few only go to heaven, like birds escaped from the net.
Is there in this world any man so restrained by humility that he does not mind reproof, as a well-trained horse the whip
For self is the lord of self, self is the refuge of self therefore curb thyself as the merchant curbs a good horse.
They depart with their thoughts well-collected, they are not happy in their abode like swans who have left their lake, they leave their house and home.
If you see an intelligent man who tells you where true treasures are to be found.
A man who has learnt little, grows old like an ox his flesh grows, but his knowledge does not grow.
Without knowledge there is no meditation, without meditation there is no knowledge he who has knowledge and meditation is near unto Nirvna.
Language is the Rubicon that divides man from beast.
As a fish taken from his watery home and thrown on dry ground, our thought trembles all over in order to escape the dominion of the tempter.
If a man would hasten towards the good, he should keep his thought away from evil.
Let him overcome the greedy by liberality, the liar by truth
He who wishes to put on the yellow dress without having cleansed himself from sin, who disregards temperance and truth, is unworthy of the yellow dress.
A man is not an elder because his head is grey his age may be ripe, but he is called 'Old-in-vain.'
They who imagine truth in untruth, and see untruth in truth, never arrive at truth, but follow vain desires.
Victory breeds hatred, for the conquered is unhappy.
The disciple of the truly enlightened Buddha shines forth by his knowledge among those who are like rubbish, among the people that walk in darkness.
Let a man walk alone, let him commit no sin, with few wishes, like an elephant in the forest.