Great Quote’s of Indian philosophers

 

 

Great Quote’s of Indian philosophers

 

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 just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced. 

-Swami Vivekananda


The happiness which comes from long practice,
which leads to the end of suffering, which at first is like poison,
but at last like nectar – this kind of happiness arises from the serenity of one’s own mind.  

– Ved Vyasa 


As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.

– Chanakya


God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.

– Chanakya


If you desire ease, forsake learning. If you desire learning, forsake ease. How can the man at his ease acquire knowledge, And how can the earnest student enjoy ease? 

– Nagarjuna


There is pleasure when a sore is scratched, But to be without sores is more pleasurable still. Just so, there are pleasures in worldly desires, But to be without desires is more pleasurable still. 

– Nagarjuna


The Soul appears to be finite because of ignorance. When ignorance is destroyed the Self which does not admit of any multiplicity truly reveals itself by itself  like the Sun when the clouds pass away. 

– Adi Shankara


Just as the fire is the direct cause for cooking, so without Knowledge no emancipation can be had. Compared with all other forms of discipline Knowledge of the Self is the one direct means for liberation. 

– Adi Shankara


Are you looking for me? I am in the next seat. My shoulder is against yours. you will not find me in the stupas, not in Indian shrine rooms, nor in synagogues, nor in cathedrals: not in masses, nor kirtans, not in legs winding around your own neck, nor in eating nothing but vegetables. When you really look for me, you will see me instantly — you will find me in the tiniest house of time. Kabir says: Student, tell me, what is God? He is the breath inside the breath.

  – Kabir


Many have died; you also will die. The drum of death is being beaten. The world has fallen in love with a dream. Only sayings of the wise will remain. 

– Kabir


One man may read the Bhagavata by the light of a lamp, and another may commit a forgery by that very light; but the lamp is unaffected. The sun sheds its light on the wicked as well as on the virtuous.

 – Ramakrishna Paramahamsa


In a day, when you don’t come across any problems,  you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path 

– Swami Vivekananda


The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.  

– Swami Vivekananda


Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.
– Jawaharlal Nehru

Great Indian Leader Quotes

A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.
– Jawaharlal Nehru

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If Pakistan has any ideas of annexing any part of our territories by force,she should think afresh.
I want to state categorically that force will be met with force and aggression against us will never be allowed to succeed.
-Lal Bahadur Shastri

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Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love.
Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent then the one derived from fear of punishment.
-Mahatma Gandhi

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There is nothing that wastes the body like worry,
And one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
– Mahatma Gandhi

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What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans, and the homeless,
whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy??
– Mahatma Gandhi

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In the world, there are countless Sadhus, Mahatmas, Mahapurushas, Saints, Yogis, and Walis,
though the number of genuine ones is very, very limited.
I am neither a Mahatma nor a Mahapurush, neither a Sadhu nor a Saint,
neither a Yogi nor a Wali. I am the ancient One. The Highest of the High!
– Meher Baba

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