14 quotes on work and success by His Holiness Dalai Lama.

  1. No matter how strong we may feel, our survival depends on others.
No matter how strong we may feel, our survival depends on others.
2. Climate change threatens us all. It’s one of those natural challenges that teach us that we must work together, making a common effort to reach a common goal.
Climate change threatens us all. It’s one of those natural challenges that teach us that we must work together, making a common effort to reach a common goal.
3. Judge success by what you had to give up in order to achieve it.
Judge success by what you had to give up in order to achieve it.
4. 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.
5. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
6. Instead of wondering WHY this is happening to you, consider why this is happening to YOU.
Instead of wondering WHY this is happening to you, consider why this is happening to YOU.
7. The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power, but warm-heartedness
The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power, but warm-heartedness
8. 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.
9. Wealth should serve humanity, and not the other way around.
Wealth should serve humanity, and not the other way around.
10. There is nothing amazing about being rich or highly educated; only when the individual has a warm heart do these attributes become worthwhile.
There is nothing amazing about being rich or highly educated; only when the individual has a warm heart do these attributes become worthwhile.
11. Whatever work you do, but ask yourselves now and then, "How can I contribute to human beings being happier and more peaceful?"
Whatever work you do, but ask yourselves now and then,
12. Someone may be rich and powerful, but without friends they trust they’ll never be happy.
Someone may be rich and powerful, but without friends they trust they’ll never be happy.
13. This mind can also be likened to a seed; when cultivated, it gives rise to many other qualities, such as forgiveness, tolerance, inner strength, and the confidence to overcome fear and insecurity.
This mind can also be likened to a seed; when cultivated, it gives rise to many other qualities, such as forgiveness, tolerance, inner strength, and the confidence to overcome fear and insecurity.
14. Be happy to change your goals, but never change your values.
Be happy to change your goals, but never change your values.