top of page

Idioms and proverbs: Philosophy & self-cultivation

Above all, I will keep an open heart. As I move on the right path I will receive great happiness as a reward, without asking for anything in return.

Sun Si Miao

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.

Lao Tzu

If you face a conflict, no matter who is right or wrong, if it's fair or unfair, good or bad, if you lose or win, try to find the fastest way possible to solve the problem from your point of view and turn the page to move on with life

Li Dong Yuan


Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace 

Gautama Buddha


Do not let the behavior of others

destroy your inner peace

Dalai Lama

bottom of page