Top 10 Quotes by Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda

Never say any man is hopeless, because he only represents a character, a bundle of habits, which can be checked by new and better ones. Character is repeated habits, and repeated habits alone can reform character.

Swami Vivekananda
All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
Swami Vivekananda

We must patiently practice every day.

Swami Vivekananda
This rascal ego must be obliterated.
Swami Vivekananda

Each one of us pray, day and night, for the downtrodden millions in India, who are held fast by poverty, priest craft, and tyranny - pray day and night for them. I am no meta physician, no philosopher, nay, no saint. But I am poor, I love the poor.... Let these people be your God - think of them, work for them, pray for them incessantly - the Lord will show you the way.

Swami Vivekananda
Arise! Arise! A tidal wave is coming! Onward! Men and women, down to the Chandala (Pariah) - all are pure in his eyes. Onward! Onward! There is no time to care for name, or fame, or Mukti, or Bhakti! We shall look to these some other time. Now in this life let us infinitely spread his lofty character, his sublime life, his infinite soul. This is the only work - there is nothing else to do.
Swami Vivekananda

We do not progress from error to truth, but from truth to truth

Swami Vivekananda
The Yogi must always practice.
Swami Vivekananda

Be strong, get beyond all superstitions, and be free.

Swami Vivekananda
It is contrary to our principles to multiply organizations, since, in all conscience, there are enough of them. And when organizations are created they need individuals to look after them.