When one praises the beauty of God, one's soul is filled with
Sympathy is the root of religion, and so long as the spirit
of sympathy is living in your heart, you have the light of religion.
Life is a misery for the man absorbed in himself.
To give sympathy is sovereignty; to desire it from others is
God speaks to the ears of every heart, but it is not every heart
that hears Him.
As one can see when the eyes are open, so one can understand
when the heart is open.
It is being dead to self that is the recognition of God.
As the light of the sun helps the plant to grow, so the divine
Spirit helps the soul towards its perfection.
Things are worthwhile when we seek them; only then do we know
When a man looks at the ocean, he can only see that part of
it which comes within his range of vision; so it is with the
It does not matter in what way a person offers his respect and
his reverence to the deity he worships; it matters only how
sincere he is in his offering.
The ideal of God is a bridge connecting the limited life with
the unlimited; whoever travels over this bridge passes safely
from the limited to the unlimited life.
He who wants to understand, will understand.
Man is the picture of the reflection of his imagination; he
is as large or as small as he thinks himself.
The great teachers of humanity become streams of love.
'God is Love' – three words which open up an unending realm
for the thinker who desires to probe the depths of the secret
It is the surface of the sea that makes waves and roaring breakers;
the depth is silent.
Our success or failure depends upon the harmony or disharmony
of our individual will with the divine Will.
The wave realizes "I am the sea", and by falling into the sea
prostrates itself before its God.
The secret of happiness is hidden under the cover of spiritual
The soul is first born into the false self, it is blind; in
the true self the soul opens its eyes.
To learn the lesson of how to live is more important than any
psychic or occult learning.
Knowledge without love is lifeless.
The aim of the mystic is to keep near to the idea of unity,
and to find out where we unite.
Sleep is comfortable, but awakening is interesting.
Every moment has its special message.
To make God a reality is the real object of worship.
Every passion, every emotion has its effect upon the mind, and
every change of mind, however slight, has its effect upon man's
When souls meet each other, what truth can they exchange? It
is uttered in silence, yet always surely reaches its goal.
All gains, whether material, spiritual, moral or mystical, are
in answer to one's own character.