Frustration, discouragement, and depression mean you are working against yourself.

— Jaggi Vasudev

The most promising Jaggi Vasudev quotes that will add value to your life

Being a seeker means no matter what the Vedas said, what Krishna or Shiva said, you have to know the truth in your own experience.


Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life.

Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine.


The sign of intelligence is that you are constantly wondering.

Idiots are always dead sure about every damn thing they are doing in their life.


Having a good home, eating good food, wearing good clothes, are a means to living well; they are not the goals of our life. The quality of your life is decided by how peaceful and joyful you are.


A materialistic person is ruthless with other people but kind to himself.

A spiritual person is ruthless with himself but kind to everybody else.


Confusion is better than stupid conclusions.

In confusion, there is still a possibility. In stupid conclusion, there is no possibility.


Too many people are hungry not because there is dearth of food.

It is because there is dearth of love and care in human hearts.


If you know how to keep yourself pleasant within, irrespective of what is happening around you, Ultimate Liberation cannot be denied to you.


The only reason why you are unhappy is because you are trying to be happy.


A snake knows more about what is happening around than any other creature, because it has no ears to listen to gossip - only direct perception.


If you knew the immensity of what it means to be human, you would not talk about God or Heaven.


Confidence without clarity is always a disaster.


About Jaggi Vasudev

Quotes 310 sayings
Profession Philanthropist
Birthday September 3, 1957

People try to create an outwardly perfect life, but the quality of life is based on the inward.


"I want to change you" - that is not a revolution.

"I'm willing to change" - now this is a revolution.


If you think one thing is sacred but you cannot stand the other, if you love the Creator but hate the creation, that is vulgarity.


Life is fluid, ever evolving. The more dynamic you are, the more happens in your life, all the time.


It is not your qualifications but your exposure in life that makes you who you are.


Destiny is the result of all your actions and the impressions that you have taken in.


Yoga is not just about living better. It is about exploring the very source of life.


No work is stressful. It is your inability to manage your body, mind, and emotions that makes it stressful.


The most beautiful moments in life are moments when you are expressing your joy, not when you are seeking it.


Trying to change social, national, or global realities without working on human consciousness means there is no serious intention.


A devotee has no agenda of his own. For him, the object of devotion is everything.


In this culture, God is not the highest entity;

mukti or liberation is the highest goal. We are willing to use God as a stepping stone, if needed.


With wrong farming methods, we turn fertile land into desert.

Unless we go back to organic farming and save the soil, there is no future.


Your ideas need not have anything to do with reality.

Making conclusions is a sure way of not enhancing our perception.


Devotion is a place where you do not exist;

life just flows through you as a certain sweetness and beauty.


If you care for people around you, you must make yourself into a person they enjoy being with.


The best thing that you can do to this world is to be joyous.

Being joyful, is the greatest offering you can make to the world.


If you want to be successful, don't seek success - seek competence, empowerment;

do nothing short of the best that you can do.


Every other creature on the planet is doing its best. Only human beings hesitate about that.


Self-transformation is not just about changing yourself.

It means shifting yourself to a completely new dimension of experience and perception.


If you live your life burning for the highest possibility, in that burning itself, there is liberation.


The moment you ascribe who you are right now to what happened yesterday, you have written off your life.


All along, you've been shaping your destiny unconsciously.

But you can also work on it consciously. If you make the effort to access your core and realise that everything is your responsibility, and shift your focus inside you, then you can rewrite your destiny.


You cannot be receptive when you are too full of yourself.

The less you are, the more you receive. The more you are, the less you receive.


Mental alertness is not awareness. Mental alertness only enhances your survival instincts. It does not take you towards liberation.


If you want to find out the purpose of life, you need to look beyond the limitations of body and mind.


Being attached to someone is not about the other person. It is about your own sense of inadequacy.


What is most needed right now is evolving human consciousness.

Without that, science, technology, development, everything will go waste.


Do not try to be special. If you are simply ordinary, more ordinary than others, you will become extraordinary.


Water has memory. Depending on how you treat it, what kind of thoughts and emotions you generate, accordingly it behaves in your body.


Karma is your survival and your bondage. And if you handle it right, it can also be your liberation.


The essence of spirituality is, to be constantly aware of the oneness of all;

at the same time to celebrate the uniqueness of the individual.


If you strive to make yourself in such a way that nobody can help loving you, life will blossom, everything will yield.


Ignorance is not bliss. Ignorance is brutal. The brutality of ignorance is such that it will make you dead while alive.


Awareness means grasping life just the way it is, without contamination by mental projections.


Life is not outside of you. You are life.


If we do not work for individual transformation, talking about world peace is just entertainment.