Autobiography Of A Yogi Quotes by Robert S Ellwood, Paramahansa Yogananda, George Harrison, Tom Butler-Bowdon, Gautama Buddha and many others.
In [Yogananda’s] celebrated Autobiography of a Yogi, he offers a stunning account of the ‘cosmic consciousness’ reached on the upper levels of yogic practice, and numerous interesting perspectives on human nature from the yogic and Vedantic points of view.
Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along.
Read a little. Meditate more. Think of God all the time.
You must not let your life run in the ordinary way; do something that nobody else has done, something that will dazzle the world. Show that God’s creative principle works in you.
Every tomorrow is determined by every today.
To work with God’s happiness bubbling in the soul is to carry a portable paradise within you wherever you go.
Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations.
The true basis of religion is not belief, but intuitive experience. Intuition is the soulвЂ™s power of knowing God. To know what religion is really all about, one must know God.
Having lots of money while not having inner peace is like dying of thirst while bathing in the ocean.
There is a magnet in your heart that will attract true friends. That magnet is unselfishness, thinking of others first; when you learn to live for others, they will live for you.
Forget the past, for it is gone from your domain! forget the future, for it is beyond your reach! control the present! Live supremely well now! This is the way of the wise.
Before embarking on important undertakings sit quietly calm your senses and thoughts and meditate deeply. You will then be guided by the great creative power of Spirit.
The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.
Self-realization is the knowing in all parts of body, mind, and soul that you are now in possession of the kingdom of God; that you do not have to pray that it come to you; that GodвЂ™s omnipresence is your omnipresence; and that all that you need to do is improve your knowing.
I keep stacks of Autobiography of a Yogi around the house, and I give it out constantly to people. When people need ‘regrooving,’ I say read this, because it cuts to the heart of every religion.
Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.
The wave is the same as the ocean, though it is not the whole ocean. So each wave of creation is a part of the eternal Ocean of Spirit. The Ocean can exist without the waves, but the waves cannot exist without the Ocean.