Gautama Buddha: Life & Words
Added on April 17, 2015
Author Ann Kannings
Published October 31, 2014
File Size 78.12 KB
Gautama Buddha: Life and Words 78.12 KB - This book is an anthology of 162 quotes from Gautama Buddha and 55 selected facts about Gautama Buddha.
Gautama was the family name.
The word Buddha means awakened one or the enlightened one.
Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhand#257;rtha Gautama, Shakyamuni, or simply the Buddha, was a sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.
The times of Gautama's birth and death are uncertain. Most historians in the early 20th century dated his lifetime as circa 563 BCE to 483 BCE.
His mother, Queen Maha Maya and Suddhodana's wife, was a Koliyan princess.
“What we think, we become.”
“You will not be punished for your anger; you will be punished by your anger.”
“When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.”
“The past is already gone; the future is not yet here. There's only one moment for you to live, and that is the present moment.”
“Three things can not hide for long: the Moon, the Sun and the... Truth.”
“To understand everything is to forgive everything.”
“You only lose what you cling to.” Do you want to download or read a ebook? It is available in PDF or epub format in the source
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