Hinduism Quotes

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Tears are words the heart can’t express
– Lord Krishna

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“A bird seeing the tree in which it built its nest being cut down abandons it, O Uddhava.
– Lord Krishna

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The awakened sages call a person wise when all his undertakings are free from anxiety about results.
– Lord Krishna

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Losing doesn’t eat at me the way it used to. I just get ready for the next play, the next game, the next season.
– Lord Krishna

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It is better to perform one’s own duties imperfectly than to master the duties of another. By fulfilling the obligations he is born with, a person never comes to grief.
– Lord Krishna

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Your powerful radiance is burning the entire universe, and filling it with splendor, O Krishna.
– Lord Krishna

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O Krishna, I have heard from You in detail about the origin and dissolution of beings, and Your imperishable glory.
– Lord Krishna

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Arjun chose Krishna, though Krishna had vowed to lay down his arms on the battlefield … … Krishna asked: “Why did you pick me, knowing I would not fight?” “I can handle the soldiers myself, O Krishna, if I have your presence to give me moral support. Some of your glory will surely rub off on me.”
– Lord Krishna

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When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering, like the flame of a lamp in a windless place
– Lord Krishna

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I am easily satisfied with the very best.
– Lord Krishna

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The best way to waste your life, … is by taking notes. The easiest way to avoid living is to just watch. Look for the details. Report. Don’t participate.
– Lord Krishna

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Strive to still your thoughts. Make your mind one-pointed in meditation.
– Lord Krishna

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Surrender to truth is the essence of beauty, and Krishna’s words here are beautiful even in translation.
– Lord Krishna

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Because there is a larger awareness that transcends time and space, an awareness is available after death.
– Lord Krishna

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Thus I heard this wonderful dialogue between Lord Krishna and Mahatma Arjuna, causing my hair to stand on end.
– Lord Krishna

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Why shouldn’t we, who clearly see evil in the destruction of the family, think about turning away from this sin, O Krishna?
– Lord Krishna

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And when immorality prevails, O Krishna, the women of the family become corrupted; when women are corrupted, social problems arise.
– Lord Krishna

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I desire neither victory nor pleasure nor kingdom, O Krishna. What is the use of the kingdom, or enjoyment, or even life, O Krishna?
– Lord Krishna

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He alone sees truly who sees the Lord the same in every creature…seeing the same Lord everywhere, he does not harm himself or others.
– Lord Krishna

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The greatest contentment comes from devotion alone and not from it’s rewards, therefore one who has this devotion seeks nothing else.”
– Lord Krishna

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Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.
– Lord Krishna

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If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character…Would you slow down? Or speed up?
– Lord Krishna

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We have no right to ask when a sorrow comes, ‘Why did this happen to me?’ unless we ask the same question for every joy that comes our way.
– Lord Krishna

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Arjuna saw the entire universe, divided in many ways, but standing as [all in] One [and One in all] in the body of Krishna, the God of gods.
– Lord Krishna

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I do not wish to kill them, who are also about to kill, even for the sovereignty of the three worlds, let alone for this earthly kingdom, O Krishna.
– Lord Krishna

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No one should abandon duties because he sees defects in them. Every action, every activity, is surrounded by defects as a fire is surrounded by smoke.
– Lord Krishna

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On this path effort never goes to waste, and there is no failure. Even a little effort toward spiritual awareness will protect you from the greatest fear.
– Lord Krishna

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When a person is devoted to something with complete faith, I unify his faith in that. Then, when his faith his completely unified, he gains the object of his devotion
– Lord Krishna

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Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
– Lord Krishna

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Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.
– Lord Krishna

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Wherever is Krishna, the lord of yoga; and whereve The Great Head Gudie r is Arjuna, the archer; there will be everlasting prosperity, victory, happiness, and morality. This is my conviction.
– Lord Krishna

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All of us are pleasure-seeking creatures. So you can say that directly or indirectly we are all seeking Krishna. Chanting Hare Krishna is a way of seeking Krishna directly.
– Lord Krishna

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Strive constantly to serve the welfare of the world; by devotion to selfless work one attains the supreme goal of life. Do your work with the welfare of others always in mind
– Lord Krishna

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“One trembles with fear at the realization that the days and nights of one’s life are being cut down. The wise seeing this give up attachment to the body – just as the bird.”
– Lord Krishna

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Seeing Your great effulgent and various-colored form touching the sky; Your mouth wide open and large shining eyes; I am frightened and find neither peace nor courage, O Krishna.
– Lord Krishna

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It is better to strive in one’s own dharma than to succeed in the dharma of another. Nothing is ever lost in following one’s own dharma. But competition in another’s dharma breeds fear and insecurity.
– Lord Krishna

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Krishna consciousness is not something imposed on the mind. On the contrary, it’s already inside of each of us, waiting to come out, like fire in a match. Chanting Hare Krishna brings out that natural, pure state of mind.
– Lord Krishna

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Krishna and His energy are fully present in the sound of the mantra, so even if we don’t know the language or intellectually understand how it works, by coming in touch with Krishna we’ll become happy, and our life will become sublime.
– Lord Krishna

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Krishna is a name of the Supreme. It means “all- attractive.” Anything that might attract you has its source in the Supreme. Therefore the Supreme is also known as Rama (rhymes with “drama”). “Rama” means “the highest eternal pleasure.
– Lord Krishna

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Those who eat too much or eat too little, who sleep too much or sleep too little, will not succeed in meditation. But those who are temperate in eating and sleeping, work and recreation, will come to the end of sorrow through meditation.
– Lord Krishna

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