When others are proud, you cannot please them easily. When you are being very proud, you always find fulfillment difficult, your expectations are high, and you take things very personally.
—Kyabgon Phakchok Rinpoche, "Six Lessons from Patrul Rinpoche"
- “The proud will never be pleased”
- “The jealous will never be happy”
- “The greedy will never be satisfied”
- “The hateful will never be reconciled”
- “The stingy will never have enough”
- “The ignorant will never accomplish”