it is impossible to build one's own happiness on the unhappiness of others. This perspective is at the heart of Buddhist teachings.
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Yes I am, I am also a Muslim, a Christian, a Buddhist, and a Jew.
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the buddhists say there are 149 ways to god. i'm not looking for god, only for myself, and that is far more complicated.
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I knew a Buddhist once, and I've hated myself ever since.
[S]he believed that the Buddhists were right–that if you want, you will suffer; if you love, you will grieve. (68)
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One of the things that kills Buddhist spiritual life is excessive seriousness.