Death is simply a shedding of the physical body like the butterfly shedding its cocoon. It is a transition to a higher state of consciousness where you continue to perceive, to understand, to laugh, and to be able to grow.— Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Helpful Higher Consciousness quotations
Life will give you whatever experience is the most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.
The Goddess doesn't enter us from outside;
she emerges from deep within. She is not held back by what happened in the past. She is conceived in consciousness, born in love, and nurtured by higher thinking. She is integrity and value, created and sustained by the hard work of personal growth and the discipline of a life lived actively in hope.
When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds; your mind transcends limitations; your conscious expands in every direction; and you find yourself in a great, new and wonderful world.
There is no higher truth, no greater knowledge, than never doubting who you are.
The key is to be in a state of permanent connectedness with your inner body - to feel it at all times. This will rapidly deepen and transform your life. The more consciousness you direct into the inner body, the higher its vibrational frequency becomes.
A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world.
I am perceiving everyone, including myself, as an awakening being who is here to claim his or her birthright to the higher consciousness planes of unconditional love and oneness.
Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.
All there is in your life is the eternal now moment - and your experience of this moment is created by the programming in your head.
Life is warning you to get rid of an addiction every time you are emotionally uncomfortable in any way.
Christ's mission is to release the divine into our conscious knowing.
He awakens the impulse in humanity to rise above his lower nature and be aware of his higher nature that dwells within.
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.
Upgrade your addictions to the status of preferences.
Here's the distinction between an addiction and a preference.
You add to the suffering in the world when you take offense, just as much as you do when you give offense.
What is required is faith. Man has body, life and mind but that is not all that constitutes man. He has risen to the mind as a result of evolution. Now a higher consciousness will be evolved - this I call Supermind. It is the instrument of the Divine Consciousness, the Truth-Consciousness.
Dream higher than the sky and deeper than the ocean.
The only thing that really matters now is whether man can climb up to a higher moral level, to a higher plane of consciousness, in order to be equal to the superhuman powers which the fallen angels have played into his hands. But he can make no progress until he becomes very much better acquainted with his own nature.
As we grow in higher consciousness, we discover that it is more important to be the right person then to find the right person.
Watching people reach a higher level of consciousness.
A fixation. For a few moments in their lives, they transcend and become lost in the fantasy of it all. As a DJ, I'm trying to create the opportunity for this to happen.
Each of us guard a gate of that can only be unlocked from the inside.
The only real problem in your life is how you're using your mind.
If you want those around you to act in a more loving and conscious manner, act in a way that helps them to do so.
Giving up an addiction means re-programming that part of your brain that makes you restless and unhappy if a desire is not realized.
No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.
Whenever you feel upset, take full responsibility for the emotions that you are experiencing. Get to work as quickly as possible identifying the programming, or the addiction, that is leading you to reject what other people are saying or doing.
You stop viewing yourself as being "pushed around" by the world when you realize that only you can "push" yourself. To quote Buddha: "Nothing is upsetting you. You get upset because you are upsettable."
The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness.
You can never rise higher than your expectations of yourself. Expect the best!
serene illumination, or just sitting, is not a technique, or a means to some resulting higher state of consciousness, or any particular state of being. Just sitting, one simply meets the immediate present. Desiring some flashy experience, or anything more or other than 'this' is mere worldly vanity and craving.
Just trusting the soul cannot lead you to higher consciousness.
You have to pay attention for the beautification of your heart.
The practice of discernment is part of higher consciousness.
Discernment is not just a step up from judgment. In life's curriculum, it is the opposite of judgment. Through judgment a man reveals what he needs to confront and learn. Through discernment, one reveals what he has mastered.
Worrying is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but doesn't get you anywhere.
Once again, when you upgrade sensations from an addiction to a preference, you can enjoy things such as gourmet food and music, without having your happiness depend on them.
The Dalai Lama visited the White House and told the President that he could teach him to find a higher state of consciousness. Then after talking to Bush for a few minutes, he said, 'You know what? Let's just grab lunch.'
Every test successfully met is rewarded by some growth in intuitive knowledge, strengthening of character, or initiation into a higher consciousness.
The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
All the things that truly matter, beauty, love, creativity, joy and inner peace arise from beyond the mind.
As the proportion of people reaching higher states of consciousness increases, this inertia will decrease, and at the same time a supportive momentum in the new direction will start building up.
Spirit is the essence of consciousness, the energy of the universe that creates all things. Each one of us is a part of that spirit - a divine entity. So the spirit is the higher self, the eternal being that lives within us.
Just let go. Let go of how you thought your life should be, and embrace the life that is trying to work its way into your consciousness.
Your freedom is a supreme value. Nothing is higher than that. But your freedom is possible only if you are not encaged in your habits, unconscious patterns of living. Change your gestalt from unconsciousness to consciousness.
As the watcher of the screen, you are perfect.
The movie that is playing on the screen might be horrendous, but you are not the movie. You are what is watching the movie.
Whenever you're unhappy, your emotions are telling you that the people or things around you are not conforming to your vision of the world, or the way you think things should be.
When a tire blows, you simply accept that this is the here and now reality of your life. You've lost the tire, but that doesn't mean that you have to lose your peace and serenity. Now, serenely, begin to take the necessary steps in order the change the tire.
Think of the world as a loving place that is designed to give you everything that you need.