Coping with Problems

Coping with Problems

If you have peace of mind, when you meet with problems and difficulties, they won’t disturb your inner peace. You’ll be able to employ your human intelligence more effectively. But, if your mental state is disturbed-full of emotion-it is very difficult to cope with problems because the mind that is full of emotion is biased-unable to see reality-so whatever you do will be unrealistic and naturally fail. -Dalai Lama

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  1. This is a good way to check oneself, isn’t it. Mr. Lama is a smart dude. And very wise.

    I’ve read most of the Dalai Lama book: “The Art of Happiness.” It’s chock full of sayings and phrases like the one above. While I don’t agree 100% with everything he says, he’s usually spot-on…