Quotes by Swami Vivekananda..!!
the highest ideal and live your life upto that. Look at the “ocean”
and not at the wave.
which tends to increase the divinity in you is virtue, and that which tends to increase brutality in you is vice.
who sees Shiva in the poor, in the weak, and in the diseased, really
in thought, speech, and act is absolutely necessary for anyone to be religious. Purity is strength. Spiritual truth is purity.
ideal of the man is to see God in everything. The real evil is idleness which is the principal cause of our poverty.
should know that there is no salvation except through the conquering of desires.
being so certain, it is better to die for a good cause.
is the manifestation of the Divinity already in man.
country reqires heroes, be heroes!
me the very essence of education is concentration of the mind, not the collecting of facts.
soul is potentially divine.
is the idea which is raising the brute unto man, and man unto God.
power is within you; you can do anything and everything. Believe in that.
work, work – let this be your motto.
the only way out is to listen to the words of the Lord in the Gita.
a hero. Always say, “I have no fear”.
hard to get money, but don’t get attached to it.
that you are great and you become great.
devote your life to the good of all and to the happiness of all is religion.Whatever you do for your own sake is not religion.
my will mountains will crumble up. Have that sort of energy, that sort of will; work hard, and you will reach the goal.
is those foolish people who identify themselves with their bodies that piteously cry, ‘Weak, weak, we are weak’.
the motto before you: “Elevation of the masses without injuring
never progresses from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lesser truth to higher truth.
all weakness, for weakness is sin, weakness is death.
talk about the faults of others, no matter how bad they may be. Nothing is ever gained by that.
shall inspire men everywhere until the world shall know that it is one with God.
us go forward and do yet greater things.
more selfish a man, the more immoral he is.
to the weak, for there all the gift is needed.
exists, man only discovers it.
up all desire for enjoyment in earth or heaven.
courageous. Do not try to lead your brethren, but serve them.
the witness and do not react, only thus can you be happy.
can help you, help yourself; work out your own salvation.
not afraid of anything. You will do marvellous work.
to love anybody and everybody.
have to gwo from the inside out. None can teach you, non can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
it for certain that you are in everything.
on bravely. Do not expect success in a day or a year.
all your nerves vibrate through the backbone of your religion.
not talk much, but feel the spirit within you.
you want to be spiritual, you must renounce.
way is the best for you, but that is no sign that it is the best for
the lower so that you may get the higher.
can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being?
work is to serve the poor and miserable, without distinction of caste or colour.
another because yu are in him and he is in you.
poor, the illiterate, the ignorant, the afflicted,…let these be your
God. Know that service to these alone is the highest religion.
I am in the dark, let me light a lamp.
earth’s bravest and best will have to sacrifice themselves for the good of many, for the welfare of all.
duty is holy, and devotion to duty is the highest form of worship of God.
only get what we deserve. It is a lie when we say, the world is bad
and we are good. It can never be so.
will understand the mighty strength of Krishna better with a little of strong blood in you.
is struggle against nature and not conformity to nature that makes man what he is.
work has to pass through these stages – ridicule, opposition
and then acceptance.
there should be strict integrity…Secondly, entire devotion to the
will is not free – it is a phenomenon bound by cause and effect – but there is something behind the will which is free.
fail only when you do not strive sufficiently to manifest infinite power.
you do, devote your whole Mind, Heart, and Soul to it.
you think, that you will be. If you think yourselves weak, weak you will be; if you think yourselves strong, strong you will be.
mind failures; they are quite natural, they are the beauty of life –
works best who works without any motive, neither for money, nor for fame, nor for anything else.
new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
seek nor avoid, take what comes.
should work like a master and not as a slave; work incessantly, but do not do a slave’s work
that the soul is immortal, infinite and all powerful.
if the order be wrong, first obey and then contradict it.
a hero. Always say, “I have no fear”.
first duty is not to hate ourselves; because to advance we must have faith in ourselves first and then in God.