There is no security anywhere in this world; at any time your consciousness may be forced to give up the body by disease or misfortune
It is not the strength of the body that counts, but the strength of the spirit.
Once there is a distance between you and your body, once there is a distance between you and your mind this is the end of suffering, this being cannot suffer any more; question of conflict doesn't arise.
Being fit for life means- hardness in the body, sharpness in your mind & softness in your heart.
But never again use another person's body or emotions as a scratching post for your own unfulfilling yearnings.
Every woman wants a man who'll fall in love with her soul as well as her body.
There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.
I'm not a body with a soul, I'm a soul that has a visible part called the body.
You can use this mind as a ladder to the Divine, or you can use it to trap yourself into this little body and feel like a refugee on this planet
We must never stop dreaming. Dreams provide nourishment for the soul, just as a meal does for the body.
They may kill me, but they cannot kill my ideas. They can crush my body, but they will not be able to crush my spirit.
Short + Body quotes ⇑Short Quotes
Your problem is just this - your body and your mind are not taking instructions from you, that's all.
You are a spiritual being trapped in a physical body, not a physical being acting out spirituality
Yoga: The word yoga means to become one, seeking oneness beyond all the body, emotion limitations
What kind of food you eat should depend not on your values and ethics, but on what the body wants
The soul passes from body to body as the body passes through childhood, youth, and old age
Soul + Body quotes ⇑Soul Quotes
Meditation is the greatest way of resurrecting your soul from the bondage of the body. Meditate! Meditate at the feet of the Infinite.
You are a little soul carrying about a corpse, as Epictetus used to say.
The soul, identified with the body, loses its consciousness of omnipresence and becomes identified with the trials and misfortunes of a small ego
The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
The senses are superior to the gross body, and superior to the senses is the mind. Beyond the mind is the intellect, and even beyond the intellect is the soul.
To be born in a physical body at all is a clue that man is in soul ignorance and has not realized his identity as the formless Spirit.
The soul is neither male nor female, though karmic inclinations cause it to incarnate either with the body of a man or a woman
Do not be satisfied with a little light and temporary peace in meditation, and don't be constantly identified with the body if you want to know the greatness of your soul.
By reincarnation, the soul travels through the forms of mineral, plant, animal, and human life. In different incarnations, the soul is encased in bodies of the brown, white, black, yellow, and red races, that man may learn non-attachment to any particular body and race
The sense of being a separate, egoic self begins with the astral, not with the physical, body. The soul is an individualized spirit
Death + Body quotes ⇑Death Quotes
Death is an ecstasy, for it removes the burden of the body and frees the soul of all pain springing from body identification. It is the cessation of pain and sorrow
The very body that you carry right now, it has been millions of bodies in the past.. the soil going through every form of life
The body is a loan from this planet. If you have done something wonderful out of this, when the time comes to pay back, you will pay joyfully
Your property, your education, your beliefs, everything will drop when you drop this body. The only thing that goes beyond this body is your awareness
This body is a loan you have taken from the planet. If I give you $1 million today, & in 10 years' time you have made it into $100 million, when I come looking for you, you'd welcome me & give me back my million. If you've done something truly wonderful out of yourself, when the moment to pay back the loan (body) comes, you'd give back joyfully
Just as a person forsakes worn-out clothes and wears new clothes, the soul leaves the worn-out body at the time of death and enters a new body
However dear something may be to you, including your own body and life, you must know how to let it go gracefully when the time comes.
If one dies of natural causes or is spiritually advanced, the body of sensations simply drops off, and when the consciousness reawakens on another plane it has all the sensations of the body without any physical form.
Awareness is all mind, just as it is in dreams. This is not difficult to picture. In death one merely sloughs off his gross physical body, which is only a lower form of mind and the cause of all manner of troubles for the soul.
People also fear death because they have been in this cage of flesh so long that they feel timid about leaving its security. But it is foolish to be afraid. Just think, no more repaired tires on the body vehicle, no more patchwork living
All body Quotes ⇑
Once your sexuality gets into your head, that's called perversion. If it's in the body, it's a natural process
If sex is in the body it is fine, it is beautiful, the moment it enter yours mind, it becomes a perversion, it has no business with your mind, it is something to do with your body, if it is in the body it will just fall into its natural place where it belongs
(On Soul Mates) Body needs a mate, understandable, mind needs a mate to some extent. The soul if it needs a mate, it's a lost soul
only if you're happy your body and mind will function at their best. If they function at their best, depending upon your individual competence and the situations around us, how they play out. Your success is not just about your competence, there's also a situation. How all these things come together - that will lead to a certain level of success
When it comes to animal husbandry, we're thinking of breeding right, as human beings why are we not thinking of breeding right? Because we are too identified with our own body. “It's mine” is more important than what's right
Habits are simply thoughts grooved deeply into the brain. The needle of the mind plays those records of habits again and again. Even the chemistry of the body responds, as with addiction. Applying mind and will can change those patterns
Analyze yourself. All emotions are reflected in the body and mind. Envy and fear cause the face to pale, love makes it glow.
Health is not just being disease-free. Health is when every cell in your body is bouncing with life
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Is 'fat' really the worst thing a human being can be? Is 'fat' worse than 'vindictive', 'jealous', 'shallow', 'vain', 'boring' or 'cruel'? Not to me.
With the addiction, both the physicality and the mentality, both the body and the mind shrinks. The physical capabilities will shrink and the mental capabilities will shrink. So as a human being you are not enhanced, you are destroyed
If you pop a pill or even a pill a day, like vitamin & for the whole day you are ecstatic & there is no damage to the body, you will live well & your intelligence still functions, that's important. If your intelligence still functions & it expands you & makes you enhanced in every way, I don't see what's wrong with the drug. But that's not what the drug does
[About Cloning] There is a pleasurable way of creating children, I don't see why you're wasting billions of dollars in a laboratory. I am only talking about when still women are able to bear children. it doesn't matter what you call it, you're just producing a human body which is alive - means the life process is there with all the ingredients
you don't have to do any great yoga of twisting yourself upside down and all that. Simple things; if you breathe right and keep your body in a certain level of balance, you will see there is no need to have any kind of ailments.
you must experiment with food, not just by the tongue, but by the body. You eat something today and see... just learn to observe how agile and how active your body feels after eating this food. If it feels like it wants to go to the grave that's not good food. If you eat food and your body feels very agile and alive that means it's good food
Enlightenment: if you cultivate the system - your body, mind, emotion and energy to its peak possibility then an absolutely wonderful flower blossoms within you. Not something that you did. You just waited with the right kind of conditions and it happened
When every cell in your body is working towards your health, if you have worked against it & have attained ill-health, it's quite an achievement! You must be living completely improperly to get there
The most sophisticated chemical factory is right here (within), the question is- are you a great CEO or a lousy CEO. If you are a great manager you will produce what you want from this , if you're a lousy manager, you do wrong things, you get anxiety, you get something else going on within you, because you don't know how to manage your chemical factory
The physical is like the peel of a fruit; it has no purpose of its own. This body means something to us only because of the life within
Free from expectations and the sense of ownership, with mind and intellect fully controlled, they incur no sin, even though performing actions by one's body.
If you utter the word relationship, people simply think it has to be sex-based. Nothing else is a relationship. Some sex-based relationship is the only relationship. This is unfortunate. This has happened because your identification with the body has become so strong
To eat intelligently means to understand and supply the kind of fuel the body is designed for so that it can function at its best. The way you eat not only decides your physical health it decides the very way you think, feel and experience life
If your mind listens to you, you will have no suffering inside. The suffering will only be in your body. We can do something about the suffering in your body with medicine or other means
Education is not about loading a child with information. It is not oriented towards anything. It is just to develop the body and mind to the highest possible capability and allowing the system to rise to its highest possible peak.
Why would you smoke? Your body is not that kind of machine which smokes. These days we are even working hard to design automobiles that don't smoke
Look at my eyes, I'm stoned, never touched the substance but fully stoned all the time, I want you to understand that the greatest chemical factory on the planet is here (the human body), if you are a good manager of this, you can create any experience from within
Your mind, your body will work best, will find fullest expression, only when you are joyful and peaceful, and quiet within yourself
The mind is the power that is creating this body and if the mind is weak, the body becomes weak. Don't grieve or worry about anything
I am changeless, I am the Infinite. I am not a little mortal being with bones to break, a body that will perish. I am the deathless, changeless Infinite.
When you exist here only as a body and a mind, suffering is inevitable. Meditation means to go beyond the limitations of your body and mind.
When suffering comes it is more difficult to detach your consciousness from identification with the body; so be wise and make the effort now, while you have strength and health
This body and mind are just temporary happenings. Is the awareness of that not inspiration enough to long for something beyond?
Any teaching will not transform you as long as you are deeply attached to your body. Yoga is towards reducing this attachment
When you go by your body and intellect alone, life is a circus. When the intelligence of divine begins to play its role, life becomes a dance
The life within you is not there to serve your body, mind or emotion. The body, mind and emotion are there to serve life
Walking the spiritual path means moving towards liberation, regardless of your past tendencies, your genes, and your body
If you want to explore the deepest dimensions of life playfully, you need a heart full of love, a joyful mind, and a vibrant body
Our very birth or the making of this body is from menstrual fluids. Purity and impurity does not arise with the basis of our physical existence. Must be too messed up not to accept one's biology
Every cell in your body is working for your wellbeing. If you are in tune with your system, you will naturally be healthy.
Being in touch with the earth is a reminder that your body is just that - earth. Never forget this
Sex is a natural thing - it is physical, it is there in the body. But sexuality is invented and created by you.
The purpose of Hatha Yoga is to establish a body that is less susceptible to outside influences - a stable platform to build on
Develop your will power and positive thinking, and you will find your body, mind, and soul working to mold everything in your life according to your will.
The soul temporarily dreams itself to be a body, experiencing its attendant joys and sorrows; though in reality, it is always the changeless image of God
Get away from this world; not by flying away to a cave in the Himalayas, but to the cave of your mind, where you are free of the body and of the world
Man thinks of his mortal form as solid flesh and bone. That is a concrete delusion. The body is an amalgam of countless infinitesimal subatomic particles; these particles are made up of finer-than-atomic lifetronic energy & ultimately of thoughtrons
Do not think of yourself as the body, but as the joyous consciousness and immortal life behind it
You've got to have someone who loves your body. Who doesn't define you, but sees you. Who loves what he sees. Who you don't have to struggle to be good enough for.
Reincarnation means merely a change of mortal dress. But your real self will never change. You must concentrate on your real self, not on the body, which is nothing but a garment.
God is reflected in miniature as the soul in the body of man. The soul in essence is a perfect reflection of the Divine; but through becoming identified with a body, it imagines itself to be the ego
Ye are Blood of my Blood, and Bone of my Bone, I give ye my Body, that we Two might be One. I give ye my Spirit, 'til our Life shall be Done.
He who finds joy within himself discovers that his body is charged with electric current, life energy, not from food but from God.
All activities are carried out by the three modes of material nature. But in ignorance, the soul, deluded by false identification with the body, thinks itself to be the doer.
To know God is the most important way to heal all disease--physical, mental, spiritual. As darkness cannot remain where light is, so also the darkness of disease is driven away by the light of God's perfect presence when it enters the body.
The ultimate goal is to realize that the body, and all else in this universe, is essentially Spirit.
When you begin to feel the sensations of others as though they were happening in your own body, you are developing that Christ Consciousness
Self-realization is the knowing—in body, mind, and soul—that we are one with the omnipresence of God
The sum total of past actions and unfulfilled desires determines what kind of body you will have, and sets the general pattern of your new incarnation
I am the ocean of consciousness. Sometimes I become the little wave of the body, but I am never just the wave without the Ocean of God.
The joy of God is boundless, unceasing, all the time new. Body, mind, nothing can disturb you when you are in that consciousness — such is the grace and glory of the Lord
The primary medicine of the future will be rays, the vibratory nature of which is more compatible with the molecular atomic nature of the human body. Healing rays can reach into the atomic disorder of cells in chronic diseases
Cosmic energy enters the body through the medulla and then passes to the cerebrum, in which it is stored or concentrated
Learn to keep your will strong—a calm will, not a nervous will—and your body will then be full of energy.
God encased the human soul successively in three bodies - the idea, or causal body; the subtle astral body, seat of man's mental & emotional natures; & the gross physical body
Man is important in one sense only. He was made in the image of God: That is his importance. He is not important for his body, ego, or personality. His constant affirmation of ego-consciousness is the source of all his problems.
Do away with the delusion of body consciousness, and the concomitant demands of body and mind for "unnecessary necessities."
Always sit and stand erect. Posture, also, is important to good health. Poor posture constricts the healthy flow of life energy in the various body parts and vital organs
The ideal of an all-sided education for youth had always been close to my heart. I saw clearly the arid results of ordinary instruction, aimed only at the development of body and intellect