14 quotes on inner peace by His Holiness Dalai Lama.

1. Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.
Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.
2. A more peaceful world and a more peaceful century require that we rely not on weapons but on developing a widespread inner peace.
A more peaceful world and a more peaceful century require that we rely not on weapons but on developing a widespread inner peace.
3. Compassion brings peace of mind. It brings a smile to the face.
Compassion brings peace of mind. It brings a smile to the face.
4. Compassion brings inner peace and whatever else is going on, that peace of mind allows us to see the whole picture more clearly.
Compassion brings inner peace and whatever else is going on, that peace of mind allows us to see the whole picture more clearly.
5. An outbreak of fire will not be quenched by prayer alone, it’s far more important to prevent its breaking out in the first place.
An outbreak of fire will not be quenched by prayer alone, it’s far more important to prevent its breaking out in the first place.
6. We will only make the 21st century an era of peace on the basis of inner peace.
We will only make the 21st century an era of peace on the basis of inner peace.
7. When you think everything is someone else’s fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.
When you think everything is someone else’s fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.
8. The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotionsSuch as anger, attachment, fear and suspicion.
9. The more you nurture a feeling of kindness, the happier and calmer you will be.
The more you nurture a feeling of kindness, the happier and calmer you will be.
10. Inner peace, a practical source of peace and confidence, depends on warm-heartedness and a concern for others’ well being.
Inner peace, a practical source of peace and confidence, depends on warm-heartedness and a concern for others’ well being.
11. World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.
World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.
12. The inner peace of an alert and calm mind are the source of real happiness and good health.
The inner peace of an alert and calm mind are the source of real happiness and good health.
13. Changing the world for the better begins with individuals creating inner peace within themselves.
Changing the world for the better begins with individuals creating inner peace within themselves.
14. True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed.
True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed.