7 Buddhist Quotes That Can Change Your Life

1.  “Everything Changes.”  Suzuki Roshi

This was Suzuki Roshi’s response to a student who had asked him to simplify his teachings into one phrase.

If there was just one teaching we could all understand, this would be it.

Think for a moment, every time you’ve felt pain, sadness, anger, happiness, joy, excitement or any other emotion, how long did it last?


How Doing This One Thing Will Drastically Improve Your Relationship

Buddhist monks don’t have a lot of money.   So when a new monastery was being built in Western Australia, all the monks were turned into builders.

One particular monk, Ajahn Brahm, was tasked with building a brick wall.  In his previous life he was a Scientist; he’d never laid a brick in his life.

With patience and tenacity he got the hang of it.  Carefully he placed each brick, ensuring it was centered perfectly.  He was even starting to enjoy it.