Power Of Now Book Quotes by Eckhart Tolle, Natalie Imbruglia and many others.
When you complain, you make yourself a victim. When you speak out, you are in power.
Die before you die and find that there is no death.
If you can get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.
What could be more futile, more insane, than to create inner resistance to something that already is?
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
Death is a stripping away of all that is not you. The secret of life is to “die before you die” — and find that there is no death.
Be at least as interested in what goes on inside you as what happens outside. If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.
Your outer journey may contain a million steps; your inner journey only has one: the step you are taking right now.
You cannot find yourself by going into the past. You can find yourself by coming into the present.
Nothing has happened in the past; it happened in the Now. Nothing will ever happen in the future; it will happen in the Now.
I have lived with several Zen masters — all of them cats.
Any action is often better than no action, especially if you have been stuck in an unhappy situation for a long time. If it is a mistake, at least you learn something, in which case it’s no longer a mistake. If you remain stuck, you learn nothing.
As far as inner transformation is concerned, there is nothing you can do about it. You cannot transform yourself, and you certainly cannot transform your partner or anybody else. All you can do is create a space for transformation to happen, for grace and love to enter.
All negativity is caused by an accumulation of psychological time and denial of the present.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life.
You find God the moment you realize that you don’t need to seek God
All you realy need to do is accept this moment fully. You are then at ease in the here and now and at ease with yourself.