Favorite Quotes

What is God? In reality it is your own positive self, your higher Self, your universal Self, the Self which knows no defeat, the Self which can rise again and again and again like a wave in the ocean. Yogi Harbhajan Singh Khalsa Ji

The moment you realize your own identity and realize that your identity is the Will of God, there is no one more divine than you. There’s nothing else to do. YB

I believe God wants you to know that insights come to you and through you. Wisdom does not flow only one way.

You may not have thought of yourself as a source of
Divine Wisdom, but you are — and before this very
week is out someone will be relying on you for just that.

When that moment comes, I am sure you will be ready.
If you were not, the moment would not come. Therefore,
trust the process — and yourself.” Neale Donald Walsch

“Life is meant to be absolutely a fountain of spirit from which you can drink your own peace, & understand & feel your own grace, & can understand the you within you.” Yogi Bhajan

“You must speak straight so that your words may go as sunlight to our hearts.” -Cochise

“Creative consciousness is your birthright. Without creative consciousness life is nothing but stress and failure.” Yogi Bhajan Ji

“The purpose of life, the attitude of life, is to serve the soul.” Yogi Bhajan

“Call upon the Goddess and God to protect you and teach you the secrets of magic. Ask stones and plants to reveal their powers, and listen.” Scott Cunningham

A man of God and a noble person will not react—and that is the worst curse one can ever receive. The noble way of taking care of insults is this: don’t react. Let somebody abuse you, abuse your mother, your children, your dignity, your identity, and you just say, “thank you.” Don’t come down to that frequency. Don’t acknowledge your own bankruptcy because somebody else is insane. Show your power. Yogi Bhajan

As a person puts on new clothes and discards old and torn clothes, similarly an embodied soul enters new material bodies, leaving the old bodies. Bhagavad Gita 2:22

“May the warm winds of Heaven blow softly on your home,
And the Great Spirit bless all who enter there.
May your mocassins make happy tracks in many snows
And may the rainbow always touch your shoulder.” Cherokee Blessing

“Each moment one has to be at ease with oneself – not trying to improve, not cultivating anything, not practicing anything.” Osho

“At any moment, you have a choice, that either leads you closer to your spirit or further away from it.” –Thich Nhat Hanh

“The purpose of life is to discipline the mind, discipline the tongue, and discipline the thought. When mind, tongue and thought are disciplined, God is conquered.” –Yogi Bhajan

“The question! The question! Always live within the question!” It is when you think you have all the answers that expansion ends, growth stops, and your arrogance begins.” –Conversations With God

“You should make yourself so happy, that by looking at you, other people become happy.” –Yogi Bhajan

“The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.” –Mark Twain

“If you want to live in this Age of Aquarius , then learn. Learn to call on yourself, learn to vibrate. Let us become prayerful in attitude. Then God will bless us in every field” –Yogi Bhajan

“this life is not for wasting. It is for reaching the wonderlands of your own consciousness. –Yogi Bhajan

Five things we cannot recover in life:
(1) The Stone…………after it’s thrown,
(2) The Word………….after it’s said,
(3) The Promise……..after it’s broken,
(4) The Occasion……after it’s missed,
(5) The Time………….after it’s gone.

When everything changes, change everything.”
— Neale Donald Walsch

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”
— Melody Beattie

Who are you? You are a “hu-man being.” “Hu” means spirit, the light. “Man” means the mental, the now. Now you are the spirit of your mind. You are the bright light of yourself. That’s your identity.
— Yogi Bhajan

Take sips of this pure wine being poured. Don’t mind that you’ve been given a dirty cup.
— Rumi

“If you cry because you can’t see the sun, the tears won’t let you appreciate the stars.”
— Rabindhranat Tagore

“Purpose is your expression of the Divine.”
— Jim White Ph.D.

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”
— Rumi

Never be afraid to “try your hand” because you don’t want to make a mistake or not do somerthing “right.” Success in life comes from being willing to move into Unchartered Territory. Always remember: Life begins at the end of your Comfort Zone.
— Neale Donald Walsch

Be kinder than necessary because everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle.

The quickest way to still the mind is to move the body.
–- Gabriel Roth

“If you cannot see God in all, you cannot see God at all.”
— Yogi Bhajan

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
— Mark Twain

I believe God wants you to know… that how bad things may look right now means nothing.
It’s how good you know they can look with God’s help that counts.

Life has a habit of changing itself completely around in 24 hours. Heck, in 24 minutes sometimes. Don’t you dare give up on Tomorrow because of the way things look Today. Don’t even think about it…
— Neale Donald Walsch

“In order to become who we are, we must let go of who we are not.”
— Robert Brumet

“I offer you peace. I offer you love. I offer you friendship.
I see your beauty. I hear your need. I feel your feelings.
My wisdom flows from the Highest Source.
I salute that Source in you.
Let us work together for unity and love.”
— Mahatma Gandhi

Einstein said, “Intuition does not come to an unprepared mind.” When he discovered the theory of relativity, it came to him in a flash of intuition. But only after he had studied and pondered the great mysteries of physics for years. This preparation allowed him to observe things that would have gone unnoticed to the “unprepared mind.” Get prepared.
— James Ray

Most of us have experienced an event in our lives which illuminated our consciousness as if a second sun had risen within us. It is our choice whether we spread this light as a mirror or a candle.
— An Atzmi Message

“The Kingdom (of Heaven) is inside you and it is all around you. Split a piece of wood, and I am there. Lift up the stone and there you will find me.”
— Jesus Christ
The Gospel of Thomas

“Love the whole world as a mother loves her only child.”
— Buddha

“The energy of the universe is yours, it is your birthright, just claim it!”
— Yogi Bhajan

“When the power of Love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace”
— Jimmy Hendrix

“To err is human; to forgive, Divine.”
–Alexander Pope

“Whenever and wherever there is decline of dharma (righteousness) and ascendance of adharma (unrighteousness), at that time I manifest Myself in visible form.”
[Bhagavad Gita – Chapter 4 Verse 7 ]

“There is no substitute for experience.”
–Chef Bobby Flay

“Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight.”
–Helen Keller

“Be the change you want to see in the world.”

“Man loves because he is Love. He seeks Joy, for he is Joy. He thirsts for God for he is composed of God and he cannot exist without Him.”
— Sathya Sai Baba

“Incurable means curable from within.”
— The Secret (the movie)

“The best way to worship the Goddess is to act like one.”
— Ramtha teachings

“It’s not that folks act a certain way around you, but that you attract certain types of folks based upon your thoughts, beliefs and expectations.”
— The Universe

“Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.”
–Jamie Paolinetti

“We are many in body, but one in mind.”
–Nichiren Daishonin

“I never think of the future. It comes soon enough”.
–Albert Einstein

“Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic.”

” What a man is contributes much more to his happiness than what he has, or how he is regarded by others.”
–Arthur Schopenhauer

“In this world the wise one holds onto confidence and wisdom. Those are the greatest treasures; all other riches are pushed aside.”

“Yesterday is already a dream and tomorrow is only a vision, but today well-lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope.”
–Sanskrit Proverb

“Hope sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.”

“Anger or hatred is like a fisherman’s hook. It is very important for us to ensure that we are not caught by it.”?–Dalai Lama

“A day dawns, quite like other days; in it, a single hour comes, quite like other hours; but in that day and in that hour the chance of a lifetime faces us.:
— Maltbie Babcock

“There is only one success – to be able to spend your life in your own way.”

“A joyful soul is truly the expression of God made manifest in Human Form.”
My friend, April Colón-Pagán

“Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible player.”
— Albert Einstein

“The whole existence is a temple. The trees are continuously in worship. The clouds are in prayer. And the mountains are in meditation.”
— Osho

“Whenever we move off in a new direction, we predictably are beset by waves of doubt, insecurity, worry, and uncertainty. It feels as if it will be much better — definitely much easier — to head for shore and back to the way things were. We long for the familiar and put off charging forward because, in that moment, going forward is unknown. It can feel scary and unsafe as we leave our comfort zone, as we start to plunge into the surf.”
— James Ray

Yogi Bhajan Quotes


“This life is not for wasting it is for reaching the wonderland of your own consciousness”

“What is meditation? When you empty yourself and let the universe come into you.”

“Your strength is in how calmly, quietly and peacefully you face life”

“Recite mantra to cleanse the soul. Meditate to cleanse the mind. Bathe to cleanse the body.”

“You have to understand the purpose of life. The purpose of life is to do something which will live forever.”

” When God gives good times, He wants you to forget him and sleep. When God gives you bad times, He wants you to wake up and face him.”

“When you don’t go within, you go without.”

“Prayer without heart is a waste to time.”

“If your presence doesn’t work, neither will your word.”

“I do not believe in miracles, I rely on them.”

“To conquer the unknown you must trust.”

“It’s not life that matters, it’s the courage you bring to it.”

“If you can’t see God in all, you can’t see God at all.”

“Life is a lie if you do not find the eternal truth.”

“Keep up and you will be kept up.”

“What is the purpose of life? To elevate all, big or small.”

“Our purity lies in our originality. Our intuition lies in our innocence.”

“Where there is love there is no question.”

“What is the power of life? With all the ungraceful dirt, nonsense, you remain graceful.”

“You owe it to yourself to be yourself.”

“Your mind is your servant, your body is your vehicle and your soul is your residence.”

“There is nothing outside of us. It’s all in us.”

“The pair of opposites do not effect a yogi — neither praise nor insult.”

“When you are far away from reality, your fantasy won’t work.”

“Never curse yourself by limiting your students.”

“The art of happiness is to serve all, and all shall serve you.”

“If you cannot bless yourself, then nobody can bless you.”

“To be blessed is to live in gratitude, so that God can fulfill you forever.”

“I want to give you the depth and the strength which is yours… the original you.”

“In the Age of Aquarius, the depression and stress on mankind will tear up people who do not have the technical knowledge of self.”

“Prosperity is the opposite of greedy.”

“Meditation is nothing but taking a mental shower.”

“Creation is ready to serve you, if you just be you.”

“What is meditation? When you empty yourself and let the universe come in you.”

“A spiritual person is vast, like an ocean – but very mighty, very powerful.”

” If you only know one kriya, then share that. Just be humble, teach it. Every student is a teacher.”

“Hope is not a prediction of the future, it’s a declaration of what is possible.”

“If you give your Self a chance, your Self will give you all the chances.”

“When we love there are no barriers, no desires, no needs, no wants.”

“You know how to drive a car, but you do not know how to drive your life!”

“If you want to progress in your life and grow, act not to react.”

“The attitude of gratitude is the highest yoga.”

“If your mind can go along with you it is a blessing. If your mind obeys you, it is a super-blessing.”

“Fantasy and anger totally destroy the human body. Tolerance is the greatest human asset.”

“Every happening is a lesson, a message.”

” The moment you value yourself, the whole world values you. ”

” If you are happy, happiness will come to you because happiness wants to go where happiness is. ”

” When you do not consciously relate to your body, your mind does not relate consciously to you. ”

” Any act in the name of God returns 10 fold. ”

” Improve with each breath. Every negative vibration returns 10 fold. ”

” Ingrown anger is like an ingrown hair. The pain it creates in life is unbearable. ”

” Fools live in fear, a wise man lives in strength. ”

” In all darkness, there is a light and in all light there is a darkness. ”

” You are very powerful, providing you know how powerful you are. ”

” Fake it, you will make it. But you have to believe it. ”

” Happiness is your birthright. Live it! ”

” Life is a lie if truth is not found. Truth is just an idea if it is not lived. It is living that matters. ”

” We must be guided by faith. If we are guided by fear we lock ourselves and our expansion. ”

” Wisdom, character, and consciousness conquer everything. ”

” Your greatest strength is love. Your greatest weakness is fear. ”

” Life is a flow of love, only your participation is requested. ”

” Bless be the ones who serve others. They are the ones who find heaven on earth. ”

” What you say should not just be truth now, but should be a proven truth tomorrow. ”

” Love is the ultimate state of human being where compassion prevails and kindness rules. ”

” Be the answer not the question. ”

” Be the alter not the alternative. ”

” When the heart gets into prayer, every beat of the heart creates a miracle. ”

” The greatest education man has to learn is the science of self. ”

” Every individual has the potential to be original. ”

” When the prayer becomes the vibration of the mind and self, then we can create a miracle. ”

” Never say things to friends which you don’t want to hear from enemies. ”

” Without realizing who you are, happiness cannot come to you. ”

” There are three values: Feel good, be good and do good. ”

” Body is not all. Mind is not all. Spirit is not all. All three make the sense. ”

” Develop your Intuition so that the changes in the years to come may be convenient for you. ”

” Working by heart means using your feelings and emotions to lead you to your spiritual sense of existence. ”

” There is only one thing you should know. Conquer yourself. ”

” Consult your spirit, your soul on everything. ”

” By honoring your words you are honored in this world. ”

” Life is a flow of love. ”

” Truth is everlasting. ”

” You are remembered for your goodness. ”

” Let your heart speak to others’ hearts. ”

” You can never hide from your truth. If you do, you will always be lost. ”

” Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. ”

” To be calm is the highest achievement of the best of what you have. ”

” Your truth should be so pure that if lifts a person’s soul to the heights. ”

” Through meditation, you can calm the mind and develop what is important to you. ”

” If you make your body very strong, really strong, it can fight off anything. ”

” Sometimes bringing out your inner best is the secret of success. ”

” The greatest progress in life is when you know your limitations, and then you have the courage to drop them. ”

” Your words should be so strong that they affect every your intuition so that you can recognize what is real and heart. ”

” Your job is to control yourself. Your job is to discipline yourself. Your job is to deal with everything in life with affection, love and kindness. ”

” When you are calm, quiet and sensitive then you can expand. But when you are irritated, phobic, fearful, insensitive, and neurotic, you can’t achieve anything. ”

” The Age of Aquarius is the age of excellence in which personal purity shall absolutely matter. ”

” The idea is to just stop. Just wait. Don’t react. Therein lies the whole universe. Just don’t react. ”

” From when you are young, through middle age, you must grow to the point that you glow, so that your light lets people feel the blessings, the virtues, and the happiness. ”

” We meditate so that our minds can be sharp and alert. We chant mantras so that your souls may be ignited like candles. We walk in the light of this beauty. ”

” Know that the most neurotic, most ugly situation is simply testing you. It is testing capacity, beyond his control, your flexibility, your adjustment and your character. ”

” Danger is when you are split three ways: Your soul goes one way, your mind goes another way and your body goes yet another way. ”

” Getting up for sadhana in the morning is a totally selfish act – for personal strength, for personal intuition, for personal sharpness, for personal discipline, and overall for absolute personal prosperity. ”

” Sometimes people do go wrong. There is no judgment needed. Wrong will take a short time or a long time to make the individual aware that something is wrong, and that is the beginning of that person’s awakening. ”

” The fact is that there is nothing more beautiful, more worthy or more conscious than you. ”

” You have to understand the purpose of life. The purpose of life is to do something which will live forever. ”

” Every disability is imagined. Every achievement is an experience. ”

” When you understand who and what you are, your radiance projects into the universal radiance and everything around you becomes creative and full of opportunity. “