The Top 10 Best Jack Kornfield Quotes

“In the end, just three things matter:

“Wisdom says we are nothing. Love says we are everything. Between these two our life flows.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“As the Buddha said, “People with opinions just go around bothering one another.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“The words of the Buddha offer this truth: ∼ Hatred never ceases by hatred but by love alone is healed.” 
― Jack Kornfield

How well we have lived
How well we have loved
How well we have learned to let go” 
― Jack Kornfield

“Peace requires us to surrender our illusions of control. We can love and care for others but we cannot possess our children, lovers, family, or friends. We can assist them, pray for them, and wish them well, yet in the end their happiness and suffering depend on their thoughts and actions, not on our wishes.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world, we lose connection with one another – and ourselves.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“We must look at ourselves over and over again in order to learn to love, to discover what has kept our hearts closed, and what it means to allow our hearts to open.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“Every individual has a unique contribution.” 
― Jack Kornfield

“When we are lost in delusion, it’s hard to see even the most obvious truths.” 
― Jack Kornfield