But selecting your guru is selecting another partner for eternity. It is for a higher reason, a spiritual reason
“The heart must pray, not the lips or the head.”
Love knows only oneway traffic.
Love, love, love.
Love for the sake of love, because loving makes you happy.
That happiness cannot be taken away by anybody.
“A healthy person doesn’t hurt anybody.
You are not afraid of anybody.
You don’t have fear and you don’t cause fear.”
When we see suffering, it is not the immortal Self that suffers. It is difficult, yet let us remember that it is not our essence– our true identity as children of God–that undergoes anguish and pain.
The teachings may vary, but the central teaching is always the same—to know our True Self. That is the first and foremost goal.
Where is the action if you sit quietly and close your eyes and meditate? Get into the field. And make sure that the mind is totally focused, one-pointed, not shaken.
We are all looking for happiness; but, unfortunately, we’re not looking where the Gita tells us to. We look outside ourselves for it.
Self-realization means to know that you are essentially that Spirit or Consciousness or God. Even though the truth is that we are all essentially God, most of us don’t really experience that.
As you think so you become. Think that you are great, and you are great. Think that you are hopeless, and certainly you will be hopeless.