Politics without principles, Education without character, Science without humanity, and Commerce without morality are not only useless, but also positively dangerous.
Adore man, the adoration reaches Me. Neglect man; you neglect Me. Of what avail is it to worship the Lord and to suppress man, His counterpart on earth? Love for God must be manifested as Love for man, and Love must express itself as service.
The aim of all spiritual practice is love.
Our life is like a block of ice which is melting away every moment. Before it spends itself, devote it to the service of others. Education in Human Values is designed to prepare everyone for this life of dedicated service.
God has no forms, no limbs, no qualities, no preferences, no prejudices.
Seek your own Reality, That is what a wise man should do.
Whatever books you may read, you cannot realize the Divine merely by intellectual effort. Oneness can only be promoted by the practice of love.
Anger cannot be destroyed by anger and cruelty by cruelty.
Devotional singing induces in you a desire for experiencing the truth, to glimpse the beauty that is God, to taste the bliss that is the Self. It encourages man to dive into himself and be genuinely his real Self.
If you strive to find your Self by using your mind, you will strive and strive in vain, because the mind cannot give you the Truth. You are that Self. All else is illusion of the mind's creation.
Desire is like the shadow caused by the morning sun; it gets longer when you run to catch it...
Love helps you to know yourself... turn your vision inward.
Do not allow doubt to distract you if only you will install in the altar of your heart steady faith in My Divinity, you can win a vision of My Reality.
Life is best spent in alleviating pain, assuaging distress, and promoting peace and joy. The service of man is more valuable than what you call Â“service to God.Â” God has no need of your service. Pleas man, you please God.
Breaking the cycle takes time. Be Patient and Gentle with yourself. Set long term goals. And be persistent! Remember to Stretch, Laugh and be Unshakable!
God is the embodiment of compassion. He watches for a grain of goodness or humility so that He can reward it with tons of grace.
Let the wave of memory, the storm of desire, the fire of emotion pass through without affecting your equanimity.
The mind must become the servant of the intellect, not the slave of the senses. It must discriminate and detach itself from the body. Like the ripe tamarind fruit, which, becomes loose inside the shell, it must be unattached to this shell, this casement called body.
Let all beings in all the worlds be happy. Include this universal prayer in your prayers every day. This is my birthday message to you.
At the root of all this is purity. Where there is purity there love grows. When purity and love come together, there is bliss.
It is a living death if one is obsessed by pride, ego and anger.
Let love flow so that it cleanses the world.
Man must saturate his daily life in truthful speech, virtuous acts and holy thoughts.
It is only when man cultivate humanness that society will shine with radiance and the nation and the world will progress. Humanness can be promoted only through spirituality and not by any other means. Just as a seed can sprout only when it is planted in the soil and watered, human values can grow o
There is no enemy more vicious than your own anger.
Limiting birth by artificial means is an absurdly wrong step. The consequences of this act are irresponsible fatherhood or frustrated motherhood.
Before you speak, ask yourself, is it kind, is it necessary, is it true, does it improve the silence?
Affliction by that falsehood is the act of dying. To be free from that delusion is to attain Immortality.
No one can liberate you, for no one has bound you; you hold on to the nettle of worldly pleasures and you weep for pain. The kite is pursued by the crows so long as it carries the fish in its beak, it twists and turns in the sky trying to last and it drops the fish. That moment it is free. So give u
Human life is precious, sublime and meaningful. But by involvement in purely worldly pursuits, the greatness of human birth is forgotten. Without human values, life is meaningless. When there is purity in thought, word and deed, human values are practised. The unity of the three H's is essential. 'H