Dalai Lama Quotes

Dalai Lama is the 14th ‘monk’ of Tibetan Buddhism. He is very wise and the same was the monks before him. We got the most inspirational quotes about happiness, made by Dalai Lama. These quotes can help you live a happy and good life.

Dalai Lama quotes

  • “If you think you’re too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.”
  • “Everything you do has some effect, some impact.”
  • “Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.”
  • “Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.”
  • “Happiness is determined more by one’s state of mind than by external events.”
  • “What unites all beings is their desire for happiness.”
  • “You have to start giving first and expect absolutely nothing.”
  • “With realisation of one’s own potential and self-confidence in ones ability, one can build a better world.”
  • “It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.”


  • “Smile if you want a smile from another face.”
  • “The more you nurture a feeling of loving kindness, the happier and calmer you will be.”
  • “When you think everything is someone else’s fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realise that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.”
  • “The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being..”
  • “Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.”
  • “We need to learn how to want what we have, not to have what we want in order to get steady and stable happiness.”
  • “Choose to be optimistic. It feels better.”
  • “Human happiness and human satisfaction most ultimately come from within oneself.”
  • “People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.”