Dalai Lama Quote
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”
As quoted in Meditations for Living In Balance: Daily Solutions for People Who Do Too Much (2000) by Anne Wilson Schaef, p. 11
“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.”
"A Talk to Western Buddhists" p. 89
His Holiness the Dalai Lama: the oral biography (2005 edition), Wiley
Born: July 6, 1935 (age 83)
Bio: The 14th Dalai Lama (religious name: Tenzin Gyatso) is the current Dalai Lama, as well as the longest lived incumbent. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, and is also well known for his lifelong advocacy for Tibetans inside and outside Tibet.