"This is my simple religion. No need for temples. No need for complicated philosophy. Your own mind, your own heart is the temple. Your philosophy is simple kindness."
"Every day, think as you wake up, today I am fortunate to be alive, I have a precious human life, I am not going to waste it. I am going to use all my energies to develop myself, to expand my heart out to others; to achieve enlightenment for the benefit of all beings....
"My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness."
"The words we use for the Creator are a reflect of ourselves. If we think of God as fear and shame, we are scared and have something to be ashamed of ... But if we see love, compassion and kindness, it is because we possess these qualities."
"If whoever repays a kind deed Is worthy of some praise, Then what need to mention the Bodhisattva Who does good without its being asked of him?"
"Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses."
"To be able under all circumstances to practice five things constitutes perfect virtue; these five things are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness and kindness."
"Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love."