Thich nhat hanh Quotes

"There is no path to Enlightenment, Enlightenment is the ...

"There is no path to Enlightenment, Enlightenment is the way. There is no path to Peace, Peace is the way. There is no path to Happiness, Happiness is the way." --Thich Nhat Hanh
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"We should not be afraid of suffering. We should be afraid of ...

"We should not be afraid of suffering. We should be afraid of only one thing, and that is not knowing how to deal with our suffering." โ€”Thich Nhat Hanh, โ€œWhy We Shouldnโ€™t Be Afraid of Sufferingโ€
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If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful...

If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work. -Thich Nhat Hanh
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"May our hearts garden of ...

"May our hearts garden of awakening bloom with hundreds of flowers. " -Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If love and compassion are in our he...

"If love and compassion are in our hearts, every thought, word and deed can bring about a miracle." --Thich Nhat Hanh
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"To be beautiful means to be-yourself. Y...

"To be beautiful means to be-yourself. You don't need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Life is available ...

Life is available only in the present moment. Thich Nhat Hanh
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Because of your smile...

Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Usually when we hear or read something new, we just compare it to our own ...

Usually when we hear or read something new, we just compare it to our own ideas. If it is the same, we accept it and say that it is correct. If it is not, we say it is incorrect. In either case, we learn nothing. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Conscious breat...

Conscious breathing is my anchor. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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The amount of happiness that you ha...

The amount of happiness that you have depends on the amount of freedom you have in your heart. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"We have more possibilities...

"We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize." (~Thich Nhat Hanh)
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The amount of happiness that you ha...

The amount of happiness that you have depends on the amount of freedom you have in your heart. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Enlightenment is when ...

"Enlightenment is when the wave realizes it is the ocean." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Meditation is offering your...

Meditation is offering your genuine presence to yourself in every moment. Thich Nhat Hanh
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Our notions of happiness entrap us. We forget that they are just ideas. Our idea of happiness ca...

Our notions of happiness entrap us. We forget that they are just ideas. Our idea of happiness can prevent us from actually being happy. We fail to see the opportunity for joy that is right in front of us when we are caught in a belief that happiness should take a particular form. Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If you touch one thing wi...

"If you touch one thing with deep awareness, you touch everything." -Thich Nhat Hanh
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You have an appointment with l...

You have an appointment with life, an appointment that is in the here and now. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œAnxiety, the illness of our time, com...

โ€œAnxiety, the illness of our time, comes primarily from our inability to dwell in the present moment.โ€ โ€• Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Do not be idolatrous about or bound to any doctrine, theory,...

"Do not be idolatrous about or bound to any doctrine, theory, or ideology, even Buddhist ones. Buddhist systems of thought are guiding means; they are not absolute truth." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Smile, breath...

Smile, breathe and go slowly. Thich Nhat Hanh
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There is no way to ha...

There is no way to happiness - happiness is the way.(Thich Nhat Hanh)
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Our appointment with life is in the present mo...

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? - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Be Yourself. Life is precious as it is. All the element...

"Be Yourself. Life is precious as it is. All the elements for your happiness are already here. There is no need to run, strive, search, or struggle. Just be." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be pe...

"If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it." - Thich Nhat Hanh, monk and peace activist
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โ€œWe will be more successful in all our endeavors if we can let go of the ...

โ€œWe will be more successful in all our endeavors if we can let go of the habit of running all the time, and take little pauses to relax and re-center ourselves. And weโ€™ll also have a lot more joy in living.โ€ โ€” Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œTo be beautiful means to be yourself....

โ€œTo be beautiful means to be yourself. You don't need to be accepted by others. You need to be yourself.โ€ Thich Nhat Hanh
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Smile, breath...

Smile, breathe and go slowly. Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Enlightenment is when ...

"Enlightenment is when the wave realizes it is the ocean" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Because of your smile...

Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful. -Thich Nhat Hanh-
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"The soil of our mind contains many seeds, positiv...

"The soil of our mind contains many seeds, positive and negative. We are the gardeners who identify, water, and cultivate the best seeds." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Sometimes your joy is the source of yo...

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Everything โ€“ including love, hate, and suffering โ€“ ...

"Everything โ€“ including love, hate, and suffering โ€“ needs food to continue. If suffering continues, itโ€™s because we keep feeding our suffering." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œPeople have a hard time letting go of their s...

โ€œPeople have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.โ€ โ€” Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Attachment to views is the...

"Attachment to views is the greatest impediment to the spiritual path" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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'There is no enlightenmen...

'There is no enlightenment outside of daily life' - Thich Nhat Hanh - zenifyus.org
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"This is a very important practice. Live your daily life in a way that you never lose yourself....

"This is a very important practice. Live your daily life in a way that you never lose yourself. When you are carried away with your worries, fears, cravings, anger, and desire, you run away from yourself and you lose yourself. The practice is always to go back to oneself." โ€” Thich Nhat Hanh
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"You must love in such a ...

"You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œSmile, breath...

โ€œSmile, breathe and go slowly.โ€ ~Thich Nhat Hanh
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'The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize ...

'The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize a lot of happiness. One word, one action, one thought can reduce another personโ€™s suffering and bring that person joy' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Today is the most ...

"Today is the most important day of our lives." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"To be beautiful means to be yourself. Y...

"To be beautiful means to be yourself. You donโ€™t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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In true love, ...

In true love, you attain freedom . Thich Nhat Hanh
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Love in such a way tha...

Love in such a way that the person you love feels free - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If you breathe in and are aware that you are aliv...

"If you breathe in and are aware that you are alive - That you can touch the miracle of being alive - Then that is a kind of enlightenment" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Our own life ha...

"Our own life has to be our message" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œUnderstanding means...

โ€œUnderstanding means throwing away your knowledge.โ€โ€”Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Freedom is not given to us by anyon...

"Freedom is not given to us by anyone; we have to cultivate it ourselves. It is a daily practice." Thich Nhat Hanh
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"The seed of suffering in you may be strong, bu...

"The seed of suffering in you may be strong, but don't wait until you have no more suffering before allowing yourself to be happy.โ€ ~Thich Nhat Hanh
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"My actions are my only true belongings. I cannot...

"My actions are my only true belongings. I cannot escape the consequences of my actions. My actions are the ground upon which I stand." ~ Thich Nhat Hanh
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"When we produce a thought that is full of anger, ...

"When we produce a thought that is full of anger, fear or despair, it has an immediate effect on our health and on the health of the world." Thich Nhat Hanh
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"There is no way t...

"There is no way to peace, peace is the way" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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'The kingdom of God is available to you in the...

'The kingdom of God is available to you in the here and the now. But the question is whether you are available to the kingdom.' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition...

"Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this b...

"The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, a gentle wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If you can see yourself, your parents and your children ...

"If you can see yourself, your parents and your children in the light of impermanence, no self and interconnectedness, then reconciliation will come naturally" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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'For things to reveal themselves t...

'For things to reveal themselves to us, we need to be ready to abandon our views about them' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Feelings come and go like clou...

"Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Concious breathing is my anchor." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If we are not happy, if we are not...

"If we are not happy, if we are not peaceful, we canโ€™t share peace and happiness with others. " - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œToday is the most ...

โ€œToday is the most important day of our lives.โ€ Thich Nhat Hanh
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The present moment is filled with ...

The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it. Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Non-violent action, born of the awareness of ...

"Non-violent action, born of the awareness of suffering and nurtured by love, is the most effective way to confront adversity" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"My actions are m...

"My actions are my only true belongings." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"I would not look upon anger as something foreign to me th...

"I would not look upon anger as something foreign to me that I have to fight. I have to deal with my anger with care, with love, with tenderness, with nonviolence" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"My actions are my only true belongings. I canno...

"My actions are my only true belongings. I cannot escape the consequences of my actions. My actions are the ground on which I stand" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"If you cannot be compassionate to y...

"If you cannot be compassionate to yourself, you will not be able to be compassionate to others" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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โ€œSometimes your joy is the source of y...

โ€œSometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.โ€ Thich Nhat Hanh
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"al inspirar, calmo mi cuerpo al espirar, son...

"al inspirar, calmo mi cuerpo al espirar, sonrรญo. residiendo en el momento presente, sรฉ que รฉste es un momento maravilloso." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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"our own life ha...

"our own life has to be our message." thich nhat hanh
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"My actions are m...

"My actions are my only true belongings." -Thich Nhat Hanh
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"Le miracle nโ€™est pas de marcher sur lโ€™eau, il est de marcher...

"Le miracle nโ€™est pas de marcher sur lโ€™eau, il est de marcher sur la Terre verte dans le moment prรฉsent et dโ€™apprรฉcier la beautรฉ et la paix qui sont disponibles maintenant" - Thich Nhat Hanh
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Sometimes your joy is the source of ...

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, and sometimes your smile is the source of your joy. Thich Nhat Hanh
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'The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and...

'The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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'So if we love someone, we should train in being able ...

'So if we love someone, we should train in being able to listen. By listening with calm and understanding, we can ease the suffering of another person.' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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'If you love someone, the great...

'If you love someone, the greatest gift you can give him or her is your presence' - Thich Nhat Hanh
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