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Meditation Quotes

I still practice Transcendental Meditation and I think it's great. Marharishi only ever did good for us, and although I have not been with him physically, I never left him.
George Harrison Permalink
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Alan Watts
We are sick with fascination for the useful tools of names and numbers, of symbols, signs, conceptions and ideas. Meditation is therefore the art of suspending verbal and symbolic thinking for a time, somewhat as a courteous audience will stop talking when a concert is about to begin.
Alan Watts Permalink
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 Buddha
Meditation brings wisdom; lack of mediation leaves ignorance. Know well what leads you forward and what hold you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom.
Buddha Permalink
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Alan Watts
(At times), no one could tell whether he was in deep meditation or fast asleep.
Alan Watts Permalink
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For the one who is moderate in eating, recreation, working, sleeping, and waking, this yoga [of meditation] destroys [all] sorrow.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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For the wise who seeks to attain yoga (of meditation or the equanimity of mind), Karma-yoga is said to be the means; for the one who has attained yoga, the equanimity becomes the means (of Self-Realization).
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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Arjuna said: O Krishna, You have said that yoga of meditation is characterized by the equanimity (of mind), but, due to restlessness of mind I do not perceive the steady state of mind.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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When the mind disciplined by the practice of meditation becomes steady, one becomes content in the Self by beholding Him with [purified] intellect.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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By contemplating on Me with an unwavering mind, disciplined by the practice of meditation, one attains the Supreme divine spirit, O Arjuna.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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Sathya Baba
Service is greater than meditation.
Sathya Baba Permalink
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Sathya Baba
If formless meditation is difficult, then think of my form just as you see it here. With such meditation, the difference between subject and object is lost and the mind dissolves in unity.
Sathya Baba Permalink
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Renunciation of the fruit of work is better than meditation.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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It is not enough that one surrenders oneself. Surrender is to give oneself up to the original cause of one's being. Do not delude yourself by imagining such a source to be some God outside you. One's source is within oneself. Give yourself up to it. That means that you should seek the source and merge in it.
Ramana Maharshi Permalink
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Bruce Lee
Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless - like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, you put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, you put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.
Bruce Lee Permalink
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Granth Sahib
With the mind centered in meditation on the True Lord, anguish is eradicated, and one comes to dwell in peace. Such is the True Guru, the Great Giver.
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Granth Sahib
Seek His Shelter, O my mind; there is no other as Great as He. Remembering Him in meditation, a profound peace is obtained. Pain and suffering will not touch you at all.
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Granth Sahib
Know that from the vibration of the Word, we obtain spiritual wisdom and meditation. Through it, we speak the Unspoken. He is the fruit-bearing Tree, luxuriantly green with abundant shade. The rubies, jewels and emeralds are in the Guru's Treasury.
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Granth Sahib
The Perfect Guru has dispelled all doubts. Remembering the Lord in meditation, Nanak has found peace.
Granth Sahib Permalink
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It is a place of solitude and meditation. When you are in the cell block, there is no peace. We understand the importance of solitude.
David Sherman Permalink
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Granth Sahib
Remembering Him in meditation, sinking stones are made to float.
Granth Sahib Permalink
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 Bible,
My meditation of him shall be sweet: I will be glad in the LORD.
Bible, Permalink
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Granth Sahib
To praise You is to follow Your Command and Your Will. That which pleases You is spiritual wisdom and meditation. That which pleases God is chanting and meditation; to be in harmony with His Will is perfect spiritual wisdom.
Granth Sahib Permalink
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I've tried meditation and it feels like I'm wasting my time. This is meditative and relaxing but I produce something out of it.
Bryan Bridges Permalink
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Pleased rather with some soft ideal scene,The work of Fancy, or some happy toneOf meditation, slipping in betweenThe beauty coming and the beauty gone.
William Wordsworth Permalink
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One hour's meditation on the work of the Creator is better than seventy years of prayer
Muhammad Permalink
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Leave them to me. Do not disturb my meditation.
David Prowse Permalink
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David Cronenberg
It's not as though I have a message . . . I haven't solved any problem. It's a discussion, it's a meditation on the complexity of it.
David Cronenberg Permalink
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 Bible,
Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my meditation.
Bible, Permalink
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Still your mind in me, still yourself in me, and without a doubt you shall be united with me, Lord of Love, dwelling in your heart.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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Some practice Yoga, some indulge in pleasures; some live in spiritual wisdom, some live in meditation. Some are bearers of the staff.
Atharva Veda Permalink
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