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Picture quote by Sayings about prayer

Prayer is when you talk to god, meditation is when god talks to you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about life

Smile, laughter and meditation are all privileges of human life. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Picture quote by Nayyirah Waheed about meditation

If ocean can calm itself, so can you. We are both salt water with with air. ⏤ Nayyirah Waheed

Picture quote by Sayings about courage

Everything you need, your courage, strength, compassion and love; everything you need is already within you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Bruce Lee about zen

Zen is not attained by mirror-wiping meditation, but by self-forgetfulness in the existential present of life here and now. We do not "come", we "are" Don't strive to become, but be. ⏤ Bruce Lee

Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about mind

If you want to make sense it has to come from silence. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about meditation

Just be Calm and Relax! You will get all your answers automatically. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

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If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Madame de Stael, writer

Paradise is not a place, it's a state of mind.

Frank Sonnenberg, writer

Sleep is the best meditation.

Dalai Lama, leader

The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.

Confucius, philosopher

Meditation brings wisdom; lack of mediation leaves ignorance. Know well what leads you forward and what hold you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom.

Buddha, monk

Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation the source of strength is one's self. When one prays he goes to a source of strength greater than his own.

Chiang Kai-shek, soldier

Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.

Voltaire, writer

Through meditation and by giving full attention to one thing at a time, we can learn to direct attention where we choose.

Eknath Easwaran, author

Meditation is the soul's perspective glass.

Owen Feltham, author

Yoga teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured.

B.K.S. Iyengar,

The affairs of the world will go on forever. Do not delay the practice of meditation.


There are different things one can do to establish and hasten the peace process. Meditation is one way.

Mike Love, musician

The first recipe for happiness is: avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.

Andre Maurois, writer

Nothing contributes so much to tranquillize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, author

I write, or used to write, to explain to myself situations I couldn't otherwise solve or understand. Meditation comes very naturally to me.

Anne Stevenson, poet

Meditation is painful in the beginning but it bestows immortal Bliss and supreme joy in the end.

Swami Sivananda, philosopher

Still your mind in me, still yourself in me, and without a doubt you shall be united with me, Lord of Love, dwelling in your heart.

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

Working out, for me, is sort of a meditation.

Nicole Eggert, actress

Sleeping is like meditation. It's good to rest the body but also to shut the mind down for a bit.

Anthony Joshua,

Practice meditation regularly. Meditation leads to eternal bliss. Therefore meditate, meditate.

Swami Sivananda, philosopher

It is not enough that one surrenders oneself. Surrender is to give oneself up to the original cause of one's being. Do not delude yourself by imagining such a source to be some God outside you. One's source is within oneself. Give yourself up to it. That means that you should seek the source and merge in it.

Ramana Maharshi, philosopher

Health, a light body, freedom from cravings, a glowing skin, sonorous voice, fragrance of body: these signs indicate progress in the practice of meditation.

Shvetashvatara Upanishad, the surer, safer, saner way of meditation. For, when the mind is absent from the body it is present with thy Lord, thy purposes, thy hopes.

Edgar Cayce, celebrity

I am calling attention just to the main points of these tremendously important matters, which can be understood better by pious meditation than explained by human language.

Martin Chemnitz, theologian

Providence knows best.

Michael Beloved,

During meditation your metabolism and your breath rate go down to a level of rest, twice that of deep sleep.

Mike Love, musician

We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.

Dalai Lama, leader

My workout is my meditation.

Kyle MacLachlan, actor

Yoga is a great thing and meditation is also great to get connected to yourself more.

Ziggy Marley,

Philosophic meditation is an accomplishment by which I attain Being and my own self, not impartial thinking which studies a subject with indifference.

Karl Jaspers, psychologist

When you cease from labour, fill up your time in reading, meditation, and prayer: and while your hands are labouring, let your heart be employed, as much as possible, in divine thoughts.

David Brainerd, clergyman

We tend to think of meditation in only one way. But life itself is a meditation.

Raul Julia, actor

A good meditation, even when it is interrupted by occasional nodding, is much more beneficial than many outward religious exercises.

Johannes Tauler,

It is my meditation all the day, and more than my meat and drink, to know how I shall make the Saints of God comprehend the visions that roll like an overflowing surge before my mind.

Joseph Smith, Jr., clergyman

Without meditation, I'd probably be dead.

Mike Love, musician

The best anti-aging advice I've ever received? Drink a lot of water and have a plant-based diet. I also do mindful meditation with my daughter every day. It takes ten minutes. I think reducing stress plays a big part in anti-aging.

Carolyn Murphy, model

We don't think about pilgrimage in this country. We don't think about meditation. The idea of taking a six-week walk is totally foreign to most Americans. But it's probably exactly what we need.

Emilio Estevez, actor

We are sick with fascination for the useful tools of names and numbers, of symbols, signs, conceptions and ideas. Meditation is therefore the art of suspending verbal and symbolic thinking for a time, somewhat as a courteous audience will stop talking when a concert is about to begin.

Alan Watts, philosopher

In deep meditation the flow of concentration is continuous like the flow of oil.


Meditation has been a loyal friend to me. It has helped me write my books.

Alice Walker, author

Meditation makes the entire nervous system go into a field of coherence.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

People think meditation is a huge undertaking. Don't think of it like that.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

Self-awareness is not just relaxation and not just meditation. It must combine relaxation with activity and dynamism. Technology can aid that.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

I don't have tapes of meditation, but I put on the meditation station. I did as a player, too. I used to always play the game before the game happened. As a coach, I do the same thing.

Jason Kidd, basketball player

Meditation is not following any system; it is not constant repetition and imitation. Meditation is not concentration.

Jiddu Krishnamurti, philosopher

This is love: the flowering of love is meditation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti, philosopher

Meditation demands an astonishingly alert mind; it is the understanding of the totality of life in which every form of fragmentation has ceased.

Jiddu Krishnamurti, philosopher

Meditation helps me to calm down.

Lady Gaga, musician

Careless indifference and bodily restlessness in meditation cause negative vibrations.

Paramahansa Yogananda, leader

If you are doing mindfulness meditation, you are doing it with your ability to attend to the moment.

Daniel Goleman, author

In Buddhism, we talk of meditation as an act of awakening, to be awake to the fact that the earth is in danger and living species are in danger.

Thich Nhat Hanh, monk

Meditation is a vital practice to access conscious contact with your highest self.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

There's no substitute for the practice of meditation.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

I am particularly drawn to the form of meditation called Japa. I know it works.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Nature has come to a point where now, unless you take individual responsibility, you cannot grow. More than this nature cannot do. It has done enough. It has given you life, it has given you opportunity; now how to use it, it has left up to you.Meditation is your freedom...

Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain],

Fishing provides that connection with the whole living world. It gives you the opportunity of being totally immersed, turning back into yourself in a good way. A form of meditation, some form of communion with levels of yourself that are deeper than the ordinary self.

Ted Hughes, poet

Those who eat too much or eat too little, who sleep too much or sleep too little, will not succeed in meditation. But those who are temperate in eating and sleeping, work and recreation, will come to the end of sorrow through meditation.

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

The execution of any thing considerable implies in the first place previous persevering meditation.

William Godwin, writer

I believe that painting should come through the avenues of meditation rather than the canals of action.

Mark Tobey, artist

This life that has been given to us as a gift, as such a precious gift. To really try to understand it, really try to recognize it, is the greatest meditation. Through the media of this Knowledge we can tap into our inner sources that are so beautiful.

Prem Rawat, leader

Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness.

George Macdonald, novelist

I think most people see drawing as subservient to the subject, a sort of meditation, a studying, a searching observation, in my case, for its own sake.

Peter Wright, celebrity

Meditation, a reboot for your brain and your soul.

Arianna Huffington, journalist

Golf is a search for perfection, for balance. It's about meditation and concentration. You have to use hand and brain.

Celine Dion, musician

If I had not been already been meditating, I would certainly have had to start. I've treated my own depression for many years with exercise and meditation, and I've found that to be a tremendous help.

Judy Collins, musician

Recovering from the suicide of a loved one, you need all the help you can get, so I very much recommend a meditation program. The whole picture of how to recover from this has to do with body, mind, and spirit. That's applicable to any kind of depression.

Judy Collins, musician

If we know the divine art of concentration, if we know the divine art of meditation, if we know the divine art of contemplation, easily and consciously we can unite the inner world and the outer world.

Sri Chinmoy, philosopher

Mindful meditation has been discovered to foster the ability to inhibit those very quick emotional impulses.

Daniel Goleman, author

Watching birds has become part of my daily meditation affirming my connection to the earth body.

Carol P. Christ, educator

I get into certain yoga positions at times, when I'm working out and for exercises. I use a little of it in some of my meditation, but I chant now and that sort of replaced it.

John Astin, actor

I've been more or less vegetarian for about 40 years. Health diet really helps. I do meditation every day, and either yoga or sport several times a week.

John McLaughlin, musician

PlayStation 3 is another form of meditation. Come on, when you're on set, all day? That's what I do in my trailer, I just play PlayStation 3.

Steve Zahn, actor

Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.

Jean Arp, sculptor

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