Listen to the inner light; It will guide you. Listen to the inner Peace; It will feed you. Listen to the inner Love; It will transform you, It will divinise you, It will immortalise you.— Sri Chinmoy
Proven Self Transformation quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
Change your conception of yourself and you will automatically change the world in which you live. Do not try to change people; they are only messengers telling you who you are. Revalue yourself and they will confirm the change.
Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life.
Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine.
We are what we believe we are.
You cannot change the way you feel until you change the way you think because your thoughts will determine the way you feel.
If you want to awaken all of humanity, then awaken all of yourself, if you want to eliminate the suffering in the world, then eliminate all that is negative in yourself. Truly, the greatest gift you have to give is that of your own self-transformation.
Know your value. Confidence breeds success. Act like the person you want to become, and people will start seeing you as that person.
Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!
Transform your world by transforming your internal state.
Start by learning to let go of negative self judgment, and replace it with positive and loving thoughts about yourself. Be kind to yourself, and watch your external world change.
The key thing is, even if you only have a couple of hours a month, those two hours shoulder-to-shoulder, next to one student, concentrated attention, shining this beam of light on their work, on their thoughts and their self-expression, is going to be absolutely transformative, because so many of the students have not had that ever before.
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.
This it is to be a man of the highest type: to be and not seem;
to do and not simply to talk; to have the right ideal, the true motive and patiently to transform conduct in accordance with it.
Your mind is programmable – if you’re not programming your mind, someone else will program it for you.
In terms of changes, the spiritual mentors teach me that I must not forget those relating primarily to improve myself.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
Don't fake it till you make it. Fake it till you become it.
If you want to change the way people respond to you, change the way you respond to people.
God is not a 'being' removed from creation, ruling it from outside in the manner of a patriarchal ruler; God is the source of being that underlies creation and grounds its nature and future potential for continual transformative renewal in biophilic mutuality.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
I cannot prove to you that God exists, but my work has proved empirically that the pattern of God exists in every man and that this pattern in the individual has at its disposal the greatest transforming energies of which life is capable. Find this pattern in your own individual self and life is transformed.
When we quit thinking primarily about ourselves and our own self-preservation, we undergo a truly heroic transformation of consciousness.
If you want to be a leader who attracts quality people, the key is to become a person of quality yourself.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
You seek too much information and not enough transformation.
A knowledge of the interaction of your conscious and subconscious minds will enable you to transform your whole life.
You will never glory in God till first of all God has killed your glorying in yourself.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Most people think happiness is about gaining something, but it's not.
It's all about getting rid of the darkness you accumulate.
Embrace each challenge in your life as an opportunity for self-transformation.
Prison is a second-by-second assault on the soul, a day-to-day degradation of the self, an oppressive steel and brick umbrella that transforms seconds into hours and hours into days.
Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.
This is the key to life: the ability to reflect, the ability to know yourself, the ability to pause for a second before reacting automatically. If you can truly know yourself, you will begin the journey of transformation.
I've always loved butterflies, because they remind us that it's never too late to transform ourselves.
Solitude is the furnace of transformation.
Without solitude we remain victims of our society and continue to be entangled in the illusions of the false self.
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
The essential challenge is to transform the isolation and self-interest within our communities into connectedness and caring for the whole.
I'm only interested in people engaged in a project of self-transformation.
I've learned that fear limits you and your vision.
It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom - how great is that?
Everything you need, you courage, strength, compassion and love; everything you need is already within you.
If a man has the right to self-ownership, to the control of his life, then in the real world he must also have the right to sustain his life by grappling with and transforming resources; he must be able to own the ground and the resources on which he stands and which he must use. In short, to sustain his human right.
Many of us have a need to be right. We then set out to make ourselves right by making someone else wrong. We must get right with ourselves. Once we do, we will have so much to do, we will not have time to keep track of who is wrong.
Tune into the presence of miracles, and in an instant, life can be transformed into a dazzling experience, more wondrous and exciting than we could even imagine.
Lucky people generate their own good fortune via four basic principles.
They are skilled at creating their own chance opportunities, make lucky decisions by listening to their intuition, create self-fulfilling prophesies via positive expectations, and adopt a resilient attitude that transforms bad luck into good.
Our thesis is that the idea of a self-adjusting market implied a stark utopia.
Such an institution could not exist for any length of time without annihilating the human and natural substance of society; it would have physically destroyed man and transformed his surroundings into a wilderness.