If you consider how a scrupulous monk feels when invited to break his precepts, the truth of the matter will become clear. If they want to provide requisites for a monk, lay people can give some money to a temple attendant or a lay follower. Groucho Marx The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated. Most monks are also still attached to sensual pleasures — they do not need any encouragement from lay people. People can, however, donate money to a Trust run by lay people to support a Vihāra, or for other Buddhist activities such as building pagodas or publishing Dhamma books.
Go money Money makes the world go round Tm Yo, for those who live the way that I live We came a long way From wiping coal outta eyelids, to rap's hottest Fake Gazelles to black Pradas Selling nicks to trey bags, to making hits like Kidada Jones' father Og's would send me to the store with a dollar Hit me with some wise advice for me to follow Ain't nothing free in the world in life No matter who you are, everybody got they price And some cost more than other's When you poor, it's like life ain't even worth living But when you rich, it's every fat ass worth hittin' With no chips, your drawers just stay on your hips I play with the six cuz money make the whole world spin But without the Franklin faces, you see who's your real friends It's V-12's, honeys on the cell, bobbin' out the jbl It's Nas and are. Spontaneous donation is superior and gives quicker results. Tennessee Williams From play Cat On a Hot Tin Roof. The last brings immeasurable benefits. Endless money forms the sinews of war. If everything is simply jake, then you're frightened of death.
Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery. Then one will understand who is practising the Dhamma properly, and who is not. George Bernard Shaw What's the use of happiness? Horace If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars. Donation with due respect is best. One should, of course, always try to perform the superior donation, though the inferior donation is usually very beneficial too. Donation with accessories is superior. Errol Flynn The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.
These are all demeritorious deeds because they corrupt the morality of others. Rita Rudner Finance is the art of passing money from hand to hand until it finally disappears. A wise Buddhist should know how to discriminate, and when not to. In this country, you gotta make the money first. A fool and his money are easily parted. This gives blissful results repeatedly or continuously instead of only occasionally. You to Be Be Happy4.
They will be angry if you insist that they are wrong. Leo Rosten No matter how rich you become, how famous or powerful, when you die the size of your funeral will still pretty much depend on the weather. A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart. Break Up That's All We Do 20. Giving money to monks also comes under the category of adhammadāna. To acquire knowledge of the Dhamma and right understanding is therefore vital.
Thomas Jefferson He had heard people speak contemptuously of money: he wondered if they had ever tried to do without it. Donation of durable things is superior. A mark, a yen, a buck, or a pound A buck or a pound A buck or a pound Is all that makes the world go around, That clinking clanking sound Can make the world go 'round. So any donations of money to monks are a total waste, and only cause trouble. One hundred years after the Buddha passed away, the Vajji monks began to store up salt for use with meals the next day. Most are meritorious, but not all.
See how love flies out the door. You may not use any of the site content on your own website, nor for commercial distribution. Nas was also part of the hip hop supergroup The Firm, which released one album under Dr. Money money money money Money money money money. I have to confess I have never done it, since the sight of blood makes me dizzy. Mencken Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.
But if you want to continue to be slaves of the bankers and pay the cost of your own slavery, then let the bankers continue to create money and control credit. Money money money money Money money money money. Edgar Watson Howe He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money. Salinger The Catcher in the Rye. . What is you favourite food? This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
Julius Rosenwald Be rich to yourself and poor to your friends. Josiah Charles Stamp No man's credit is ever as good as his money. Paul McCarthney From Beatles song Can't Buy Me Love. If we win the lottery, mayhem will break loose for sure. Somerset Maugham Of Human Bondage.