We accept the world in order to change it. If you do not accept, then what are you going to change?
Even now when I am answering a question I am at the height of my own meditation.
I am very happy because I have loved the world and not myself.
We can change the world, but not improve it, if we do not have peace.
If we call ourselves children of God, then others are also children of God.
Just because one brother is good and one brother is bad in the same family, we cannot say that the rest of the family is bad or good.
I don’t blame people who suspect my performance. My own mind suspects it. How can I blame them?
Whether you accept or reject it, God’s Love for you is permanent.
In the mind, we doubt and suspect, and we get a kind of pleasure, a kind of joy from that. But in the heart, we try to encompass the full world, and by loving the world, we get joy.
If the inner world is inundated with peace, then the nightmare of world war cannot even come into being.
Complete and total perfection will come about only when we feel that our perfection is no perfections as long as the rest of humanity remains imperfect.
The word ‘yoga’ means skill – skill to live your life, to manage your mind, to deal with your emotions, to be with people, to be in love and not let that love turn into hatred.
A sincere seeker knows what his goal is: the highest Truth. He will not delay his journey. In spiritual life, we aspire for the highest Truth, for God, nothing else.
I’m not a weight lifter. I’m a seeker. Weight lifting is so insignificant in my life.
Mysticism, poor mysticism! When it is underestimated and oversimplified, it comes down from its original sphere and stands beside religion.