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That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.
137
Where can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being.
125
In one word, this ideal is that you are divine.
138
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
138
The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and...
173
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
153
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
242
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to God.
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If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
155
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
148
If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.
144
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them.
121
The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him - that moment I am free from...
235
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
240
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
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Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth
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Never think there is anything impossible for the soul. It is the greatest heresy to think so. If there is sin, this is the only sin; to say that you are weak, or others are weak.
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All differences in this world are of degree, and not of kind, because oneness is the secret of everything.
433
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and...
540
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.