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Saskya Pandita Quotes

(1182-1251), Tibetan Grand Lama of Saskya

An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the beams of a balance, is always varying, upwards and downwards, himself his own dungeon.

Category: Character

Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.

Category: Character

By depending on the great, The small may rise high. See: the little plant ascending the tall tree Has climbed to the top.

Category: Growth