Nhat Hanh Quotes

Top 100 wise famous quotes and sayings by Nhat Hanh

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Nhat Hanh quotes: With understanding, those we love will certainly flower. With understanding, those we love will certainly flower.
Nhat Hanh quotes: May we awaken from the dream that we are different. May we awaken from the dream that we are different.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Impermanence is very important, crucial for life. That is why instead of complaining about impermanence you have to say "Long live impermanence!" Impermanence is very important, crucial for life. That is why instead of complaining about impermanence you have to say "Long live impermanence!"
Nhat Hanh quotes: There's no way I can be tossed around like a bottle slapped here and there on the waves. There's no way I can be tossed around like a bottle slapped here and there on the waves.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Water flows from high in the mountains Water runs deep in the Earth Miraculously, water comes to us, And sustains all life. Water flows from high in the mountains Water runs deep in the Earth Miraculously, water comes to us, And sustains all life.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Look deeply; I arrive in every second to be a bud on a spring branch ... to be a jewel hiding itself in a stone. Look deeply; I arrive in every second to be a bud on a spring branch ... to be a jewel hiding itself in a stone.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Life is only available in the present moment. Life is only available in the present moment.
Nhat Hanh quotes: People suffer because they are caught in their views. As soon as we release those views, we are free and we don't suffer anymore. People suffer because they are caught in their views. As soon as we release those views, we are free and we don't suffer anymore.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Real peace is not in power, money, or weapons, but in deep inner peace. Real peace is not in power, money, or weapons, but in deep inner peace.
Nhat Hanh quotes: People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom? People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?
Nhat Hanh quotes: The heart of the matter is always our oneness with divine spirit, our union with all life. The heart of the matter is always our oneness with divine spirit, our union with all life.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Maybe we have enough technology to save the planet but it is not enough because the people are not ready. Maybe we have enough technology to save the planet but it is not enough because the people are not ready.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If we are not able to smile, then the world will not have peace. If we are not able to smile, then the world will not have peace.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Real love means loving kindness and compassion, the kind of love that does not have any conditions. Real love means loving kindness and compassion, the kind of love that does not have any conditions.
Nhat Hanh quotes: What we most need to do is to hear within us the sound of the Earth crying. What we most need to do is to hear within us the sound of the Earth crying.
Nhat Hanh quotes: When we are present, life is also present. When we are present, life is also present.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Follow your breathing, dwell mindfully on your steps, and soon you will find your balance. Follow your breathing, dwell mindfully on your steps, and soon you will find your balance.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Words can travel thousands of miles. May my words create mutual understanding and love. May they be as beautiful as gems, as lovely as flowers. Words can travel thousands of miles. May my words create mutual understanding and love. May they be as beautiful as gems, as lovely as flowers.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Every word, every look, every action, and every smile can bring happiness to others. Every word, every look, every action, and every smile can bring happiness to others.
Nhat Hanh quotes: No one is more worthy of your kindness and compassion than you are. No one is more worthy of your kindness and compassion than you are.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If we can not smile, we cannot help other people to smile. If we can not smile, we cannot help other people to smile.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Many of us have been running all our lives. Practice stopping. Many of us have been running all our lives. Practice stopping.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If we practice mindfulness, we always have a place to be when we are afraid. If we practice mindfulness, we always have a place to be when we are afraid.
Nhat Hanh quotes: I have arrived. I am home. My destination is in each step. I have arrived. I am home. My destination is in each step.
Nhat Hanh quotes: We try to live every moment like that, dwelling peacefully in the present moment, and respond to events with compassion. We try to live every moment like that, dwelling peacefully in the present moment, and respond to events with compassion.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Love is the capacity to take care, to protect, to nourish. Love is the capacity to take care, to protect, to nourish.
Nhat Hanh quotes: By living deeply in the present moment we can understand the past better & prepare for a better future. By living deeply in the present moment we can understand the past better & prepare for a better future.
Nhat Hanh quotes: The bad things, don't do them. The good things, try to do them. Try to purify, subdue your own mind. That is the teaching of all buddhas. The bad things, don't do them. The good things, try to do them. Try to purify, subdue your own mind. That is the teaching of all buddhas.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Seeds can produce seeds Seeds can produce formations. Formations can produce seeds. Formations can produce formations. Seeds can produce seeds Seeds can produce formations. Formations can produce seeds. Formations can produce formations.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Be peace, don't just talk about it. Be peace, don't just talk about it.
Nhat Hanh quotes: In true dialogue, both sides are willing to change. In true dialogue, both sides are willing to change.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Our life is a manifestation, and we can very well make that manifestation beautiful and meaningful and have a good influence. Our life is a manifestation, and we can very well make that manifestation beautiful and meaningful and have a good influence.
Nhat Hanh quotes: You do not suffer because things are impermanent. You suffer because things are impermanent and you think they are permanent. You do not suffer because things are impermanent. You suffer because things are impermanent and you think they are permanent.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Compassion is a mind that removes the suffering that is present in the other. Compassion is a mind that removes the suffering that is present in the other.
Nhat Hanh quotes: The moment you understand the importance of loving yourself, you will stop hurting others. The moment you understand the importance of loving yourself, you will stop hurting others.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If you abandon the present moment, you cannot live the moments of your daily life deeply. If you abandon the present moment, you cannot live the moments of your daily life deeply.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If you are motivated by loving kindness and compassion, there are many ways to bring happiness to others right now, starting with kind speech. If you are motivated by loving kindness and compassion, there are many ways to bring happiness to others right now, starting with kind speech.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Awareness is a mirror reflecting the four elements. Beauty is a heart that generates love and a mind that is open. Awareness is a mirror reflecting the four elements. Beauty is a heart that generates love and a mind that is open.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Transformations is the word. We can do the work of transformation only in the present moment Transformations is the word. We can do the work of transformation only in the present moment
Nhat Hanh quotes: Simple practices like conscious breathing and smiling are very important. They can change our civilization. Simple practices like conscious breathing and smiling are very important. They can change our civilization.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Mindfulness is the miracle by which we master and restore ourselves. Mindfulness is the miracle by which we master and restore ourselves.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Smile, breathe, go slowly. Smile, breathe, go slowly.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If we are not peaceful, if we are not feeling well in our skin, we cannot demonstrate real peace, and we cannot raise our children well either. If we are not peaceful, if we are not feeling well in our skin, we cannot demonstrate real peace, and we cannot raise our children well either.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Each second of life is a miracle Each second of life is a miracle
Nhat Hanh quotes: "I am breathing in and liberating my mind. I am breathing out and liberating my mind." One practices like this. "I am breathing in and liberating my mind. I am breathing out and liberating my mind." One practices like this.
Nhat Hanh quotes: The most important thing that we can do for the healing of our world is to hear inside ourselves, the sounds of the earth crying. The most important thing that we can do for the healing of our world is to hear inside ourselves, the sounds of the earth crying.
Nhat Hanh quotes: To make peace, our hearts must be at peace with the world. To make peace, our hearts must be at peace with the world.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Anger and hatred are the materials from which hell is made. Anger and hatred are the materials from which hell is made.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Live your daily life in a way that you never lose yourself Live your daily life in a way that you never lose yourself
Nhat Hanh quotes: As a human being, you have the right to get angry; but as a practitioner, you do not have the right to stop practicing. As a human being, you have the right to get angry; but as a practitioner, you do not have the right to stop practicing.
Nhat Hanh quotes: It's wonderful to be alive and to walk on earth. It's wonderful to be alive and to walk on earth.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Meditation is not an escape from life ... but preparation for really being in life. Meditation is not an escape from life ... but preparation for really being in life.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Nirvana is the complete silencing of concepts. Nirvana is the complete silencing of concepts.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Choose to be in touch with what is wonderful, refreshing, and healing within yourself and around you. Choose to be in touch with what is wonderful, refreshing, and healing within yourself and around you.
Nhat Hanh quotes: When it comes to health and well-being, regular exercise is about as close to a magic potion as you can get. When it comes to health and well-being, regular exercise is about as close to a magic potion as you can get.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If we know how to create the energy of love, understanding, compassion, and beauty, then we can contribute a lot to the world. If we know how to create the energy of love, understanding, compassion, and beauty, then we can contribute a lot to the world.
Nhat Hanh quotes: The necessary condition for the existence of peace and joy is the awareness that peace and joy are available. The necessary condition for the existence of peace and joy is the awareness that peace and joy are available.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Each moment you are alive is a gem. It needs you to breathe gently for the miracles to be displayed. Each moment you are alive is a gem. It needs you to breathe gently for the miracles to be displayed.
Nhat Hanh quotes: When we give ourselves the chance to let go of all our tension, the body's natural capacity to heal itself can begin to work. When we give ourselves the chance to let go of all our tension, the body's natural capacity to heal itself can begin to work.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Wherever we are we have the capacity to enjoy the sunshine, the presence of each other and the wonder of our breathing. Wherever we are we have the capacity to enjoy the sunshine, the presence of each other and the wonder of our breathing.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Artists have to show us what is not going well within the person and within the society, not try to cover it up. Artists have to show us what is not going well within the person and within the society, not try to cover it up.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Meditation means to look deeply, to touch deeply, so we can realize we are already home. Meditation means to look deeply, to touch deeply, so we can realize we are already home.
Nhat Hanh quotes: To love our enemy is impossible. The moment we understand our enemy, we feel compassion towards him/her, and he/she is no longer our enemy. To love our enemy is impossible. The moment we understand our enemy, we feel compassion towards him/her, and he/she is no longer our enemy.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Every thought you produce, anything you say, any action you do, it bears your signature. Every thought you produce, anything you say, any action you do, it bears your signature.
Nhat Hanh quotes: One Buddha is not enough; we need to have many Buddhas. One Buddha is not enough; we need to have many Buddhas.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Contemplating the bowl, it is possible to see the interdependent elements which give rise to the bowl. Contemplating the bowl, it is possible to see the interdependent elements which give rise to the bowl.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment. Working for peace in the future is to work for peace in the present moment.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Our appointment with life is in the present moment. If we do not have peace and joy right now, when will we have peace and joy? Our appointment with life is in the present moment. If we do not have peace and joy right now, when will we have peace and joy?
Nhat Hanh quotes: But if we have the energy of compassion and loving kindness in us, the people around us will be influenced by our way of being and living. But if we have the energy of compassion and loving kindness in us, the people around us will be influenced by our way of being and living.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Harm no person, animal, plant or mineral. Harm no person, animal, plant or mineral.
Nhat Hanh quotes: Words and thoughts concerning compassionate action that are not put into practice are like beautiful flowers that are colorful but have no fragrance. Words and thoughts concerning compassionate action that are not put into practice are like beautiful flowers that are colorful but have no fragrance.
Nhat Hanh quotes: In each of us is a seed of understanding. The seed is God. In each of us is a seed of understanding. The seed is God.
Nhat Hanh quotes: We have to learn to die in every moment in order to be fully alive. We have to learn to die in every moment in order to be fully alive.
Nhat Hanh quotes: The war is in our souls. The war is in our souls.
Nhat Hanh quotes: If things were not impermanent, life would not be possible. If things were not impermanent, life would not be possible.