It is not the strength of the body that counts, but the strength of the spirit.
Those who are unconquered in spirit are the real successes in life. If you can so train or condition your mind that you are content regardless of what you have or do not have, and if you can stand the challenge of all your trials and remain calm-that is true happiness.
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.
I am the soul, a reflection of ever-youthful Spirit. I am vibrant with youth, with ambition, with power to succeed
Just as a wavy mirror cannot properly reflect the objects in front of it, so a mind whose calmness is distorted by the thoughts of success or failure is unable to reflect the unchangeable Spirit
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
The most confused you will ever get is when you try to convince your heart and spirit of something your mind knows is a lie.
All spirit Quotes ⇑
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life, bringing peace, abolishing strife.
When two souls come together and bring out the wholeness in each other and ultimately unite with Spirit, that union is a true marriage between soul mates
Just behind the words of your speech, just behind your thoughts, just behind the love of your heart, just behind your will, just behind your sense of I-ness, is the great spirit of God.
I am the Infinite that has become the body. The body as a manifestation of spirit is the ever-perfect, ever-youthful Spirit.
The small waves and the big waves all arise from the same ocean. So, when we stand aside spiritually and view every person and every religion impersonally, we shall see that everything is made of God
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
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
Evolution and reincarnation are methods of propelling all creation toward final freedom in Spirit, held no longer under the natural law of death.
Yoga is a method for restraining the natural turbulence of thoughts, which otherwise impartially prevent all men, of all lands, from glimpsing their true nature of Spirit. Yoga cannot know a barrier of East/ West any more than does the light of sun
Release for constructive purposes the power you already have, and more will come. Move on your path with unflinching determination, using all the attributes of success. Tune yourself with the creative power of the spirit.
The Spirit of God, I realized, is exhaustless Bliss; His body is countless tissues of light.
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.
Spirit alone is perfect. Everything in creation, being delimited, is imperfect.
All creation is nothing but Spirit, seemingly and temporarily diversified by Spirit's creative vibratory activity
Soul is individualized Spirit, which is unmanifested, ever-existing, ever-conscious, ever-new Bliss. The soul, as Spirit's reflection, has the same qualities as Spirit
Whether floating in birth or disappearing in death, I am indestructible consciousness, protected in the bosom of Spirit's immortality.
The ultimate goal is to realize that the body, and all else in this universe, is essentially Spirit.
It is wrong to say that we are mortals when we are essentially immortal. It is the truth that we are gods, and it is wrong to call ourselves weaklings
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
Spirit is motionless, vibrationless, both in thought and energy. It has no dimensions, no relativity, it is like nothing in creation
Spirit was Joy, but there was no one else to taste of this Joy, so Spirit divided Itself to become the Enjoyer, the act of enjoying, and the thing enjoyed—the Knower, the process of knowing, and the thing known
Everything is One, but when that One Infinite Spirit differentiates Itself into many, It has many forms and many names
In the ultimate, God is Spirit, neither masculine nor feminine. Spirit is above any human correlation
Ignoring all prejudices of caste, creed, class, color, sex, or race, a swami follows the precepts of human brotherhood. His goal is absolute unity with Spirit.
The sense of being a separate, egoic self begins with the astral, not with the physical, body. The soul is an individualized spirit
As God is omnipresent in the cosmos but is undisturbed by its variety, so man, who as a soul is individualized Spirit, must learn to participate in this cosmic drama with a perfectly poised and equilibrated mind.
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
Meditation is the science of reuniting the soul with Spirit. The soul, descending from God into flesh, manifests its consciousness and life force through seven chakras, or centres of light, in man's cerebrospinal axis.
The wave is the same as the ocean, though it is not the whole ocean. So each wave of creation is a part of the eternal Ocean of Spirit. The Ocean can exist without the waves, but the waves cannot exist without the Ocean.
The Ocean of Spirit has become the little bubble of my soul. I am this bubble of life — one with the ocean of Cosmic Consciousness.
My spirit is sleeping in the stones. I am dreaming in the flowers, and I am singing in the birds. I am thinking in man, and in the superman I know that I am.
When the soul is identified with Spirit, it feels itself as one with the Joy of limitless space; when the soul, as ego, limits itself to a particular body, it is pitiably "cribbed, cabined, and confined."
Live in the consciousness of Spirit, in that oneness with God wherein you know that life is a dream
The pictures of my body and your bodies and all things in this world are only rays of light streaming out of that one sacred Light. As I see that Light I behold nothing anywhere but pure Spirit.