"One must be very particular about telling the truth. Through truth one can realize God."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Ramakrishna on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Ramakrishna on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Ramakrishna on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Ramakrishna on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Ramakrishna on Lawrence Welk
"Work, apart from devotion or love of God, is helpless and cannot stand alone."
"If you desire to be pure, have firm faith, and slowly go on with your devotional practices without wasting your energy in useless scriptural discussions and arguments. Your little brain will otherwise be muddled."
"To work without attachment is to work without the expectation of reward or fear of any punishment in this world or the next. Work so done is a means to the end, and God is the end."
"Bondage is of the mind freedom too is of the mind. If you say 'I am a free soul. I am a son of God who can bind me' free you shall be."
"If you must be mad, be it not for the things of the world. Be mad with the love of God."