Swami Vivekananda Quotes

Swami Vivekanand quotes in english

“The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.”

“Talk to yourself once in a day, otherwise you may miss meeting an intelligent person in this world.”

“In one word, this ideal is that you are divine.”

“Take risks in your life. If you win, you can lead. If you lose, you can guide.”

“Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.”

“The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.”

“Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.”

“We are what our thoughts have made us. So take care about what you think. Words are secondary, thoughts live and travel far.”

“Purity,patience, and preserverance are the three essentials to success, and above all: love.”

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.”

“The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.”

“In a day, when you don’t come across any problems – you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path”

“In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart. ”

“All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.”

“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.”

“When I asked god for peace, he showed me how to help others.”

“Desire, ignorance, and inequality – this is the trinity of bondage.”

“Do one thing at a Time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.”

“Where can we go to find God if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.”

“The greatest truths are the simplest things in the world, simple as your own existence.”

“There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.”

“Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.”

“Books are infinite in number and time is short. The secret of knowledge is to take what is essential. Take that and try to live up to it.”

“The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them.”