Fake : A man said to the Buddha, “I want Happiness.”

Fake Buddha Quote

A man said to the Buddha,
“I want Happiness.”
Buddha said, first remove “I”, that’s ego,
then remove “want”, that’s desire.
See now you are left with only Happiness.

Fake Buddha Quote

Fake Buddha Quote

‘I only recently started seeing this one doing the rounds, and at first I ignored it, because it was so obviously fake that I didn’t think anyone would take it seriously, any more than they would think that the Dalai Lama really had gone to a hot dog vendor and asked him to make him one with everything.

And yet, it seems some people really do think that this play on words really is a conversation from some Buddhist scripture. It ain’t. …’

Read the full analysis here …
http://www.fakebuddhaquotes.com/a-man-said-to-the-buddha-i-want-happiness/

– Posted by CFFong