Don't worry about the situation of the world. You must be very happy, very very happy! Only through happiness and waves of bliss you will be able to help your country and the entire world in an automatic manner. You will remain ever invincible when you don't allow anything to obscure your happiness.

— Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

The most cheering Maharishi Mahesh Yogi quotes that will inspire your inner self

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you. Allow your love to nourish yourself as well as others. Do not strain after the needs of life. It is sufficient to be quietly alert and aware of them. In this way life proceeds more naturally and effortlessly. Life is here to Enjoy!


Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower, and draws all good things toward you.


Don't fight darkness. Bring the light, and darkness will disappear.


All that we are is the result of what we have thought.

The mind is everything. What we think, we become.


Whatever we put our attention on will grow stronger in our life.


All problems in life arise from some weakness of mind.

All weakness of mind is due to the mind's ignorance of its own essential nature, which is universal and the source of infinite energy and intelligence. ... In order to root out any problem of life it is only necessary to be brought out of ignorance, to be brought to knowledge.


The purpose of life is the expansion of happiness.


Love opens all doors, no matter how tightly closed they may be, no matter how rusty from lack of use. Your work is to bring unity and harmony, to open all those doors which have been closed for a long time. Have patience and tolerance. Open your heart all the time.


When we think of failure; failure will be ours. If we remain undecided nothing will ever change. All we need to do is want to achieve something great and then simply to do it. Never think of failure, for what we think, will come about.


Meditation is the most effective form of relaxation.

It not only relaxes the body and mind but also feeds them with vital energy, peace and happiness.


A new humanity will be born, fuller in conception and richer in experience and accomplishments in all fields. Joy of life will belong to every man, love will dominate human society, truth and virtue will reign in the world, peace on earth will be permanent and all will live in fulfillment in fullness of life in God Consciousness.


All speech, action and behavior are fluctuations of consciousness.

All life emerges from, and is sustained in, consciousness. The whole universe is the expression of consciousness. The reality of the universe is one unbounded ocean of consciousness in motion.


About Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Quotes 220 sayings
Nationality Indian
Profession Philosopher
Birthday October 16

We have an infinite number of reasons to be happy, and a serious responsibility not be serious.


Meditation is the straight flight of the mind to the Kingdom of Heaven present in the heart of everyone.


The important thing is this: to be able, at any moment, to sacrifice what we are for what we could become.


It may take a little self-discipline - be simple, be kind, stay rested.

Attend to your own inner-health and happiness.


Life is all business. Spend your energy to get joy, happiness, evolution, and to gain more ability to enjoy. In this field we spend our energy. We never use our time, energy, speech, or ability to do something that doesn't help us grow and improve our life. It's not worth it.


Love knows that nothing is ever needed but more love.

It is what we all do with our hearts that affects others most deeply. It is not the movements of our body or the words within our minds that transmit love. We love from heart to heart.


Fulfillment is structured in achievement, Achievement is structured in action, Action is structured in thinking, Thinking is structured in knowledge, Knowledge is structured in consciousness


The whole purpose of life is to gain enlightenment.

Nothing else is significant compared to that completely natural, exalted state of consciousness. So always strive for that. Set your life around that goal. Don't get caught up in small things, and then it will be yours.


Life is bliss. It is unbounded, deep within; and it is full of boundaries outside. So we advise the people to turn the attention within, experience that unbounded wholeness of life, and bring the mind out fully saturated with that--start to live unboundedness in the field of boundaries.


We are not in a position to criticize anyone.

The existence of enemies means for us that our friendliness has not been sufficient enough.


The secret of success is conviction and persistence.


Just think of any negativity that comes to you as a raindrop falling into the ocean of your bliss.


Meditation is the direct means of enjoying the greatest happiness and is the only means to quench the thirst for happiness on earth.


The world has witnessed the rise and fall of monarchy, the rise and fall of dictatorship, the rise and fall of feudalism, the rise and fall of communism, and the rise of democracy; and now we are witnessing the fall of democracy... the theme of the evolution of life continues, sweeping away with it all that does not blossom into perfection.


The most effective teachers embody the teaching they give out.


Life finds its purpose and fulfillment in the expansion of happiness.


Transcendental meditation is something that can be defined as a means to do what one wants to do in a better way, a right way, for maximum results.


Never think of failure, for what we think will come about.


The process of education takes place in the field of consciousness;

the prerequisite to complete education is therefore the full development of consciousness - enlightenment. Knowledge is not the basis of enlightenment, enlightenment is the basis of knowledge.


If world peace is to be established, peace in the individual must be established first. Transcendental Meditation directly brings peace in the individual life.


Every thought, speech, and action of a person influences everything in the environment.


There is nothing difficult, there is nothing complicated, only one has to have a desire to have a better quality of life.


Balance is the natural state of life, because the basic characteristic of the fundamental element of life, pure consciousness, is complete balance.


The kingdom of heaven is like electricity. You don't see it. It is within you.


Be as delicate as possible. If communication accomplishes something on the gross but damages something on the level of feeling then it is a spiritual loss! The feeling is more important for life.


With the practice of deep meditation the mind contacts the Bliss Consciousness of the Spirit and becomes more peaceful, happy, creative and powerful. This state of mind enriches all values of material life.


We are not satisfied with peace alone.

There has to be prosperity, there has to be affluence, there has to be fulfillment in life, not just peace.


Consciousness is the basis of all life and the field of all possibilities.

Its nature is to expand and unfold its full potential. The impulse to evolve is thus inherent in the very nature of life.


As brain functioning becomes more and more integrated, consciousness - the mind - becomes more and more invincible, and then any dictate of the mind is immediately followed by the body.


Like the air, God's Grace is available to us.

It is permeating every fibre of Being and the Being of the entire universe. When we take our attention to that Being, finer than the finest, then we establish ourselves on the level of God's Grace. Immediately we just enjoy. Life is Bliss!


Life is not a struggle, not a tension. Life has not to be suffering. Life is bliss


Know what you want, decide when you want it, figure your plan of action, follow through on it, and never doubt.


From tiny, tiny waves of joy, one gets to the ocean of happiness, which is called bliss.


The goal of the Transcendental Meditation technique is the state of enlightenment. This means we experience that inner calmness, that quiet state of least excitation, even when we are dynamically busy.


You are the master of all the laws of nature if you know the transcendental field.


Do not oppose because in opposing the tenderness of the feeling level is crushed. That is why we say Speak the Truth but see that you are speaking delicately. Do not speak non-truth and do not speak in a non sweet way, so that the feeling is nourished.


When the mind is opening to that unbounded pure awareness, the field of pure intelligence, simultaneously the body is losing stresses and strains, and thereby the clouds that were hindering the use of inner full creative intelligence in action, they begin to wither away.