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7 Buddhist Quotes That Can Change Your Life

1.  “Everything Changes.”  Suzuki Roshi

This was Suzuki Roshi’s response to a student who had asked him to simplify his teachings into one phrase.

If there was just one teaching we could all understand, this would be it.

Think for a moment, every time you’ve felt pain, sadness, anger, happiness, joy, excitement or any other emotion, how long did it last?