271 Total Quotes

Guru Nanak Quotes Page 5

Guru Nanak
He who uses without permission a carriage, a bed, a seat, a well, a garden or a house belonging to an ,other man , takes upon himself one fourth of ,the owner s guilt.
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#Bed

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The food of those other persons who have been successively enumerated as such whose food must not be eaten, the wise declare ,to be as impure as skin, bones, and hair.
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#Food

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Both he who respectfully receives ,a gift , and he who respectfully bestows it, go to heaven, in the contrary case ,they both fall into hell.
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#Heaven

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When he has paid, according to the law, his debts to the great sages, to the manes, and to the gods, let him make over everything to his son and dwell ,in his house , not caring for any worldly concerns.
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#Law

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Women, confined in the house under trustworthy and obedient servants, are not ,well guarded, but those who of their own accord keep guard over themselves, are well guarded.
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#Women

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If my mother, going astray and unfaithful, conceived illicit desires, may my father keep that seed from me.
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#Mother

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This earth, indeed, is called the primeval womb of created beings, but the seed develops not in its development any properties of the womb.
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#Earth

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Grant Your Grace, grant Your Grace, Lord, and save me.
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#Grace

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I place the saddle on the body horse, the saddle of realization of the Good Lord.
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#Body

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Listen with your ears to the Word, spoken by the Guru, and attune your body horse to the Lord s Love.
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#Body

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The body is the Lord s horse, imbued with the fresh and new color. From the Guru, I ask for the Lord s spiritual wisdom.
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#Body

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I ask for the Lord s spiritual wisdom, and the Lord s sublime sermon, through the Name of the Lord, I have come to know His value and His state.
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#Wisdom

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The Guru has placed the reins in the mouth of the body horse.
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#Body

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The days of the dark half of the month, beginning with the tenth, but excepting the fourteenth, are recommended for a funeral sacrifice, it is not thus with the others.
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#Beginning

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Let him offer here below a funeral sacrifice, according to the rule given above, at least thrice a year, in winter, in summer, and in the rainy season, but that which is included among the five great sacrifices, every day.
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#Sacrifice

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Let him not, out of desire ,for enjoyments , attach himself to any sensual pleasures, and let him carefully obviate an excessive attachment to them, by ,reflecting on their worthlessness in his heart.
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#Desire

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Some men who know the ordinances for sacrificial rites, always offer these great sacrifices in their organs ,of sensation , without any ,external effort.
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#Men

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A householder must give ,as much food as he is able ,to spare to those who do not cook for themselves, and to all beings one must distribute ,food without detriment ,to one s own interest .
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#Food

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Let him not eat in the company of his wife, nor look at her, while she eats, sneezes, yawns, or sits at her ease.
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#Company

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He may ease himself, having covered ,the ground with sticks, clods, leaves, grass, and the like, restraining his speech, ,keeping himself pure, wrapping up his body, and covering his head.
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#Speech

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Let him not interrupt a cow who is suckling ,her calf , nor tell anybody of it. A wise man, if he sees a rainbow in the sky, must not point it out to anybody.
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#Man

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Let him not dwell in a village where the sacred law is not obeyed, nor ,stay long where diseases are endemic, let him not go alone on a journey, nor reside long on a mountain.
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#Law

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Let him not crush earth or clods, nor tear off grass with his nails, let him not do anything that is useless or will have disagreeable results in the future.
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#Earth

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Let him not enter a walled village or house except by the gate, and by night let him keep at a long distance from the roots of trees.
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#Night

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The Name of the Lord is the companion of my breath of life, without it, I cannot live for an instant or a moment.
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#Life

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Those who worship and adore the Name of the Lord are rid of their suffering and sins. The True Guru has placed the sword of spiritual wisdom in my hands, I have overcome and slain the Messenger of Death.
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#Suffering

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The Guru has implanted spiritual wisdom within me, as a bridle in my mouth.
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#Wisdom

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The True Lord is pleasing to his mind, he enshrines the True Lord in his mind.
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#Mind

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Chanting the Name of the Lord the heart lotus blossoms forth, and through the Name of the Lord, I have obtained the nine treasures.
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#Heart

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Chanting the Name of the Lord is pleasing to my mind.
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#Mind