I don't mind what happens. That is the essence of inner freedom. It is a timeless spiritual truth: release attachment to outcomes, deep inside yourself, you'll feel good no matter what.— Jiddu Krishnamurti
Jittery Spiritual Freedom quotations
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.
True freedom is always spiritual. It has something to do with your innermost being, which cannot be chained, handcuffed, or put into a jail.
We have come into this exquisite world to experience ever and ever more deeply our divine courage, freedom and light!
Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
Manpower without Unity is not a strength unless it is harmonized and united properly, then it becomes a spiritual power.
The recipe for beauty is to have less illusion and more Soul, to retreat from the belief of pain or pleasure in the body into the unchanging calm and glorious freedom of spiritual harmony.
Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of all evil, the sum of blessings.
Fools take the knife and stab people in the back. The wise take a knife, cut the cord and free themselves from the fools.
The flames of freedom which were lighted across this great land of ours in Thomas Jefferson's day have continued to burn with an intense and magnetic light for nearly 200 years. They have been fed by the spiritual fuel which abounds only in a land where an abiding faith in God and recognition of Him as the true Author of Liberty prevail.
Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness.
I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.
One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.
Man is free at the instant he wants to be.
The wise use of your freedom to make your own decisions is crucial to your spiritual growth, now and for eternity. You are never too young to learn, never too old to change. Your yearnings to learn and change come from a divinely instilled striving for eternal progression. Each day brings opportunity for decisions for eternity.
Our society is illuminated by the spiritual insights of the Hebrew prophets.
America and Israel have a common love of human freedom, and they have a common faith in a democratic way of life.
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
It is this spiritual freedom - which cannot be taken away - that makes life meaningful and purposeful.
There is a loneliness more precious than life.
There is a freedom more precious than the world. Infinitely more precious than life and the world is that moment when one is alone with God.
The creation of the world is not only a process which moves from God to humanity. God demands newness from humanity; God awaits the works of human freedom.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
You are what you choose to be today. Not what you've chosen to be before.
A country that has few museums is both materially poor and spiritually poor.
..Museums, like theaters and libraries, are a means to freedom.
Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within.
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.
Giving others the freedom to be stupid is one of the most important and hardest steps to take in spiritual progress. Conveniently the opportunity to take that step is all around us every day.
True salvation is freedom from negativity.
The whole freedom of man consists either in spiritual or civil liberty.
WIth freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy.
The God of the Bible is the God of liberation rather than oppression;
a God of justice rather than injustice; a God of freedom and humanity rather than enslavement and subservience; a God of love, righteousness and community rather than hatred, self-interest and exploitation.
Rise above the deceptions and temptations of the mind.
This is your duty. Learn to become wise. Desire nothing, give up all desires and be happy. The real spiritual progress of the meditator is measured by the extent to which they achieve inner tranquility and freedom from desire.
Spiritual experiences are like mist, they will evaporate.
I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery.
Is suffering really necessary? Yes and no.
If you had not suffered as you have, there would be no depth to you, no humility, no compassion.
Who ever thought that intimacy and spirituality [whatever that means] were freedoms? And if intimacy is, one would think Freedom of Intimacy is abridged rather than expanded by marriage. Ask the nearest hippie.
For the anarch, little is changed when he strips off a uniform that he wore partly as fool's motley, partly as camouflage. It covers his spiritual freedom, which he will objectivate during such transitions. This distinguishes him from the anarchist, who, objectively unfree, starts raging until he is thrust into a more rigorous straitjacket.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
Understand this if nothing else: spiritual freedom and oneness with the Tao are not randomly bestowed gifts, but the rewards of conscious self-transformation and self-evolution.
That happens every time I get behind a guitar, regardless of what I'm saying, 'cause music is freedom and being free is the closest I've ever felt to being spiritual.
Obedience, fasting, and prayer are laughed at, yet only through them lies the way to real true freedom. I cut off my superfluous and unnecessary desires, I subdue my proud and wanton will and chastise it with obedience, and with God's help I attain freedom of spirit and with it spiritual joy.
Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong.
I think the real reason so many youngsters are clamoring for freedom of some vague sort, is because of unrest and dissatisfaction with present conditions; I don't believe this machine age gives full satisfaction in a spiritual way, if the term may be allowed.
Spiritual growth is more than procedure, it’s a wild search for God in the midst of the tangled jungle of our souls, a search for which involves a volatile mix of messy reality, wild freedom, frustrating stuckness, increasing slowness and a healthy dose of gratitude
Give up all desire for enjoyment in earth or heaven.
Control the organs of the senses and control the mind. Bear every misery without even knowing that you are miserable. Think of nothing but spiritual freedom.
I believe strongly in the Constitutional principle of separating church and state. Our founders were right in fearing that religious freedom would be threatened in the long run by a departure from governmental neutrality in spiritual matters.
And I speak of spiritual suffering! Of people seeing their talent, their work, their lives wasted. Of good minds submitting to stupid ones. Of strength and courage strangled by envy, greed for power, fear of change. Change is freedom, change is life