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
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness.
You are a function of what the whole universe is doing in the same way that a wave is a function of what the whole ocean is doing.
We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own souls
We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.
Spiritual perception, spiritual consciousness, lies not in vague theological ideas, but in the acquisition of Self-realization
Through our eyes, the universe is perceiving itself. Through our ears, the universe is listening to its harmonies. We are the witnesses through which the universe becomes conscious of its glory, of its magnificence.
To be an emperor of the whole earth is not the highest goal man can aim for, because he has to leave it all at death; but to possess cosmic consciousness, oneness with God
God + Consciousness quotes ⇑God Quotes
God is consciousness. There is essentially nothing in the universe but mind or consciousness.
The purpose of life is to be free from suffering and to attain infinite bliss consciousness - and that is God
Meditation is the effort to realize and express that pure consciousness which is the reflection, or image, of God within you
Everything is the vibration of God's consciousness condensed into electromagnetic images
God is the Eternal Consciousness, unchanging and indivisible, in which the illusions of time (change) and space (division) present an infinite variety of forms interacting in a progressive mode of past, present, and future
True wisdom: understanding how the One Consciousness becomes all things
The essential proof of Self-realization—of God's consciousness in you—is to be truly and unconditionally happy. If you are receiving more and more joy in meditation, without cessation, you may know that God is making manifest His presence in you.
In the universe, everything is made of the singular consciousness of God. When a spark of that consciousness is individualized by God, it becomes a soul
We must uplift our consciousness so that even the most worldly duties are performed with the thought of God.
There is but one religion of God, one Truth underlying the different names of religion. That universal state of consciousness is very hard to attain unless one has Self-realization, the knowing that we are souls and that all souls are a part of the One God
That consciousness of God-peace is never-ending. It is the real state of happiness. Everything else will fail you. Nothing else can make you happy because only the joy of His presence is real.
Seek the unconditioned, indestructible pure Bliss within yourself, and you will have found the ever-existing, ever-conscious, ever-new Joy — God.
Meditation is the method of realizing the connection between one's body-circumscribed life energy and the infinite Cosmic Energy of God, the connection between the conscious and subconscious states and the Cosmic Consciousness of God
Become so conscious of God that you know he is the only Reality. The more you meditate, the more that thought will be paramount.
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 upward cycle of evolving intelligence in potentially more efficient instruments of expression continues until it reaches the ultimate form in man. Only a human being has the ability to express his innate divinity and to consciously realize God
The little mind of the little man attached to little things cannot possibly identify itself with the universal consciousness of God.
Just as a river has a source, so the river of consciousness has a source. It descends from Cosmic Consciousness, the consciousness of God that is beyond all creation.
All manifestations and activities in creation are the lord's cosmic yoga. He is the Singularity that evolves as these multi-expressions and that unifies them in the one cosmic consciousness of his eternal being
As God talked with Arjuna, so will He talk with you. As He lifted up the spirit and consciousness of Arjuna, so will He uplift you. As he granted Arjuna supreme spiritual vision, so will He confer enlightenment on you
All good and evil dream-pictures are projected by the cosmic motion-picture beam. Yet these illusory dream-pictures, made manifest by God's light, do not reveal His essentiality. They cannot exist without the underlying beam of Cosmic Consciousness
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.
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Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.
Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at the moment.
There was a time before organisms experienced consciousness, and there will be time after. And if the inevitability of human oblivion worries you, I encourage you to ignore it.
What is meditation? Becoming one with the soul. It means banishing the consciousness of being related to the body and to human limitations and trying to remember that one is a soul.
In meditation, try to go beyond thinking. As long as thoughts enter the mind, you are functioning on the conscious level.
Moods get their grip on your consciousness when you are in a negative or passive state of mind. The time when your mind is vacant is just the time it can become moody; and when you are moody, the devil comes and wields his influence on you
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
Whatever has its origin in desire is a disturbing element, for desires are like stones pelted into the calm lake of consciousness.
Concentration is a state of complete one-pointedness and stillness of consciousness
The man should realize the ethereal nature of his being—made of light and consciousness, divine and indestructible, projected on the screen of time and space by the creative Cosmic Beam of God
A person who keeps the worry of a problem in his consciousness becomes moody. Avoid that. When a problem comes up, instead of dwelling on it, think of every possible avenue of action to rid yourself of it
If you try to name Spirit, immediately you limit it. Spirit is not knowable by the limitation of understanding, but that does not mean that Spirit is entirely unknowable, because Spirit can be felt
It is in the relativistic consciousness of persons under the influence of maya that Eternity appears separated into past, present, and future
All you have to do to overcome your trials is to resurrect your consciousness from the environment of spiritual ignorance
The greatest thing you can do to cultivate true wisdom is to practice the consciousness of the world as a dream
Do not think of yourself as the body, but as the joyous consciousness and immortal life behind it
Joy, by its very nature - being the blissful consciousness of Spirit in man's soul - lives closest to the mind, and is born in it when the mind is inwardly tuned
The so-called miraculous powers of a great master are a natural accompaniment to his exact understanding of subtle laws that operate in the inner cosmos of consciousness
The seemingly solid body is itself a nonmaterial electromagnetic wave made up ultimately of underlying astral lifetrons, which in turn are made of Cosmic Consciousness
The man who has perceived God looks upon all types of men as dream motion-picture images, made of the relativities of the light of Cosmic Consciousness and the shadows of delusion.
It takes a long time — many incarnations of right action, good company, help of the guru, self-awakening, wisdom, and meditation — for man to regain his soul consciousness of immortality
When you begin to feel the sensations of others as though they were happening in your own body, you are developing that Christ Consciousness
Man's consciousness, when constantly identified with material changes or mental disturbances, cannot mirror the immutable Divine, whose image is present within him as his true Self, or soul.
When superconsciousness descends into the realm of imagination, it is called subconsciousness.
it doesn't matter whether we scrub floors, or whether we are the leaders of great nations; unless we know that we are merely playing a part on the stage of time, we will suffer from the dualities inherent in the consciousness of being identified with these different stations and conditions
Whether floating in birth or disappearing in death, I am indestructible consciousness, protected in the bosom of Spirit's immortality.
When the purpose of meditation is fulfilled, the devotee finds his consciousness automatically concentrated at the spiritual eye, and he experiences, according to his inner spiritual capacity, a state of joyous divine union with Spirit.
You are, and ever will be, a perfect reflection of Spirit. You were Spirit; now you imagine yourself to be mortal; but by meditation on your true Self, you can remember your forgotten Spirit-nature and remain in that consciousness
So long as it dwells on the material plane, human consciousness cannot encompass the universal Christ Consciousness no matter how desirous it may be of doing so.
The spiritual purpose of family life is to expand one's consciousness through the cultivation of purifying divine love and friendship that is not conditioned by sex or any selfish motivation
In the universal sense, love is the divine power of attraction in creation that harmonizes, unites, binds together. It is opposed by the force of repulsion, which is the outgoing cosmic energy that materializes creation from the cosmic consciousness
Be afraid of nothing. Hating none, giving love to all, feeling the love of God, seeing His presence in everyone, and having but one desire —for His constant presence in the temple of your consciousness —that is the way to live in this world.
I am no longer the wave of consciousness thinking itself separated from the sea of cosmic consciousness. I am the ocean of Spirit that has become the wave of human life.
We are the sum total of the consciousness we ourselves have created over a period of incarnations.
At physical death, man loses his consciousness of the flesh and becomes conscious of his astral body in the astral world. Thus physical death is astral birth.
In the ultimate sense, all things are made of pure consciousness; their finite appearance is the result of the relativity of consciousness
When a man begins by conscious mental effort to relate himself to the immortal soul, rather than to the body that he inhabits for one life only, he will recall more of his past experiences, and will eventually remember that he has come down from the bosom of God
Live in the consciousness of Spirit, in that oneness with God wherein you know that life is a dream
Hypnotism is a trespass into the territory of another's consciousness. Its temporary phenomena have nothing in common with the miracles performed by men of divine realization.
When Cosmic Consciousness comes into the realm of matter—into each of the atoms that make up the planets and island universes, and the different forms of plant, animal, and human life — that Consciousness is called Christ Consciousness.
Death is the means by which dream matter changes back into the consciousness of God, releasing the soul within it for the next step in its progressive return journey to God