The secret of spiritual success is a hunger that persists…It is an awful condition to be satisfied with one’s spiritual attainments…God was and is looking for hungry, thirsty people.— Smith Wigglesworth
Unique Spiritual Beings quotations
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds
This country cannot afford to be materially rich and spiritually poor.
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Form follows function - that has been misunderstood.
Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union.
To be spiritual is not by praying and going to church.
Spiritualism is the understanding of the universe so that it can be a better place to live in.
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.
Music is a spiritual thing, you don't play with music.
If you play with music you will die young. You see, because when the higher forces give you the gift of music...musicians hip, it must be well used for the gift of humanity.
The greatness of humanity is not in being human, but in being humane.
Your good thoughts, good words and good deeds alone will be your intercessors.
Nothing more will be wanted. They alone will serve you as a safe pilot to the harbour of Heaven, as a safe guide to the gates of paradise.
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
The most common form of despair is not being who you are.
Just as a stone, a tree, a straw, grain, a mat, a cloth, a pot, and so on, when burned, are reduced to earth (from which they came), so the body and its sense organs, on being burned in the fire of Knowledge, become Knowledge and are absorbed in Brahman, like darkness in the light of the sun.
When all your desires are distilled; You will cast just two votes: To love more, And be happy.
To grow in unconditional love and in beauty, is spirituality.
Do the right thing because it is right.
The religion of the future will be a cosmic religion.
It should transcend a personal God and avoid dogmas and theology. Covering both the natural and the spiritual, it should be based on a religious sense arising from the experience of all things, natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity. Buddhism answers this description.
Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life.
Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine.
Adversity can be our greatest motivation fo spiritual growth or our deadliest means of discouragement.
Whatever weakens your reason, impairs the tenderness of your conscience, obscures your sense of God, or takes off your relish of spiritual things; in short, whatever increases the strength and authority of your body over your mind; that thing is sin to you, however innocent it may be in itself.
If you let go a little you will have a little happiness.
If you let go a lot you will have a lot of happiness. If you let go completely you will be free.
My music is the spiritual expression of what I am — my faith, my knowledge, my being...When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something really good for people, to help humanity free itself from its hangups...I want to speak to their souls.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
True freedom is always spiritual. It has something to do with your innermost being, which cannot be chained, handcuffed, or put into a jail.
It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created for years or even generations.
In today's rush we all think too much, seek too much, want too much and forget about the joy of just Being.
Religion is for people who are afraid of going to hell. Spirituality is for those who have already been there.
It must never be forgotten that the purpose of Alcoholics Anonymous is to sober up alcoholics. There is no religious or spiritual requirement for membership. No demands are made on anyone. An experience is offered which members may accept or reject. That is up to them.
Oppression costs the oppressor too much if the oppressed stands up and protests.
The protest need not be merely physical-the throwing of stones and bullets-if it is mental, spiritual; if it expresses itself in silent, persistent dissatisfaction, the cost to the oppressor is terrific.
If you are going to walk with Jesus Christ, you are going to be opposed .
.. In our days, to be a true Christian is really to become a scandal.
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
The demagogue is one who preaches doctrines he knows to be untrue to men he knows to be idiots.
The acquirement and enjoyment of physical well-being, mental calm and spiritual peace are priceless to their possessors.
Love goes very far beyond the physical person of the beloved.
It finds its deepest meaning in its spiritual being, his inner self. Whether or not he is actually present, whether or not he is still alive at all, ceases somehow to be of importance.
Spirituality does not come from religion. It comes from our soul.
We may know who we are or we may not.
We may be Muslims, Jews or Christians but until our hearts become the mould for every heart we will see only our differences.
When God moves, everybody will be blessed.
If something is of the flesh, everybody will have a sick feeling. And if something is of the devil, it seems like the hair will stand up on your neck. That's a simple way everyone can judge, whether they've got any spiritual discernment or not.
If you really want peace of mind and inner calm, you will get it.
Regardless of how unjustly you have been treated, or how unfair the boss has been, or what a mean scoundrel someone has proved to be, all this makes no difference to you when you awaken to your mental and spiritual powers.
Who sees all being in his own self and his own self in all beings, loses all fear.
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.
Understand the place of love in a spiritual life.
A powerful and blissful type of love has no conditions, no ownership and no people involved. Be free from fear. Be who you are. That is love.
During the year 1957, I experienced, by the grace of God, a spiritual awakening which was to lead me to a richer, fuller, more productive life. At that time, in gratitude, I humbly asked to be given the means and privilege to make others happy through music. I feel this has been granted through His grace. ALL PRAISE TO GOD.
To be a spiritual warrior, one must have a broken heart;
without a broken heart and the sense of tenderness and vulnerability, your warriorship is untrustworthy.
A thousand candles can be lighted from the flame of one candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness can be spread without diminishing that of yourself.