Do You Still Get Angry?

One day Buddha was walking through a village. A very angry and rude young man came up and began insulting him. “You have no right teaching others,” he shouted. “You are as stupid as everyone else. You are nothing but a fake.” Buddha was not upset by these insults. Instead he asked the young man…

A Man Once Told Buddha

A man once told Buddha, “I want happiness.” Buddha replied, “first, remove ‘I’; that’s ego. Then remove ‘want’; that’s desire. And now all you’re left with is Happiness.”

Holding On To Anger Is Like

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. —Buddha