Posts Tagged ‘Buddhism’

. _______________________________________________________________________ . The real struggle of the 21st century will not be between civilizations, nor between religions. It will be between violence and non violence. It will be between barbarity and civilization in the truest sense of the word.” Daisaku Ikeda ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda _______________________________________________________________________ Photo: Table Mountain, Cape Town […]


. Failure is an instrumental part of every success. Whether our life has been a triumph or tragedy can only be judged at its very end. ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quotes LINK – Success Photo by Ann J P click on image to see her magnificent work [15.12.12] .


The place where you are now is vital. Never avoid what you must face. Challenge your circumstances and steadily persevere. The path toward victory opens from where you stand. ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quotes Photo by Ann J P click on image to see her work [17.11.11] .


The institutions of human society treat us as parts of a machine. They assign us ranks and place considerable pressure upon us to fulfill defined roles. We need something to help us restore our lost and distorted humanity. Each of us has feelings that have been suppressed and have built up inside. There is a […]


“The heart is what is important.” There is nothing more vulnerable, nothing more corruptible than the human mind; nor is there anything as powerful, steadfast and ennobling. Daisaku Ikeda ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quotes LINK – Life Potential Photograph by Van Gysen of Grant Twiggy Baker. Cape Town .


Life is the blossoming of flowers in the spring, the ripening of fruit in autumn, the rhythm of the earth and of nature. Life is the cry of cicadas signaling the end of summer, migratory birds winging south in a transparent autumn sky, fish frolicking in a stream. Life is the joy beautiful music instills […]


Whether in life or in a specific undertaking, there will undoubtedly be times when you achieve genuine progress, only to come up against a wall or feel yourself regressing. There will be times when you just need to stop and rest. Such are the vicissitudes inherent to any struggle. When you challenge to achieve something, […]


It takes courage to become happy — courage to remain true to one’s convictions, courage not to be defeated by one’s weaknesses and negativity, courage to take swift action to help those who are suffering. ●Daily Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda Photo by Christian Frölich – “Sand Landscapes” [Flickr] LINK – Daily Quotes .


Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quote . ●


What kind of future do I envision for myself? What kind of self am I trying to develop? What do I want to accomplish in my life?” The thing is to paint this vision of your life in your heart as specifically as possible. That “painting” itself becomes the design of your future. The power […]