When I see beings of unpleasant character
Oppressed by strong negativity and suffering,
May I hold them dear – for they are rare to find –
As if I have discovered a jewel treasure!
Geshe Langri Thangpa
Eight Verses for Training the Mind
quoted in the book Transforming the Mind
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Further quotes from the book Transforming the Mind:
- Respectfully holding others as superior
- Strongly confronting afflictions
- Offering to others the victory
- My precious teacher
- May I offer benefit and joy
- Holding all sentient beings dear