14 motivational quotes by His Holiness Dalai Lama.

1. If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
2. Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
3. Human potential is the same for all. Your feeling, “I am of no value”, is wrong. Absolutely wrong.
Human potential is the same for all. Your feeling, “I am of no value”, is wrong. Absolutely wrong.
4. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
5. The goal is not to be better than the other man, but your previous self.
The goal is not to be better than the other man, but your previous self.
6. Time passes unhindered. When we make mistakes, we cannot turn the clock back and try again. All we can do is use the present well.
Time passes unhindered. When we make mistakes, we cannot turn the clock back and try again. All we can do is use the present well.
7. If you are motivated by a wish to help on the basis of kindness, compassion, and respect, then you can carry on any kind of work, in any field, and function more effectively.
If you are motivated by a wish to help on the basis of kindness, compassion, and respect, then you can carry on any kind of work, in any field, and function more effectively.
8. It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.
It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.
9. If something is worth doing, do it. If, in fact, you fail, there’ll be no cause for regret. You can try again.
If something is worth doing, do it. If, in fact, you fail, there’ll be no cause for regret. You can try again.
10. A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.
A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.
11. Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.
Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.
12. The more you are motivated by love, the more fearless and free your action will be.
The more you are motivated by love, the more fearless and free your action will be.
13. Once a positive goal is chosen, you should decide to pursue it all the way to the end. Even if it is not realized, at least there will be no regret.
Once a positive goal is chosen, you should decide to pursue it all the way to the end. Even if it is not realized, at least there will be no regret.
14. Learning is the first step in making positive changes within yourself. Other factors are conviction, determination, action and effort.
Learning is the first step in making positive changes within yourself. Other factors are conviction, determination, action and effort.