"If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Swami Vivekananda on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Swami Vivekananda on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Swami Vivekananda on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Swami Vivekananda on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Swami Vivekananda on Mahatma Gandhi
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."
"The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free."
"You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself."
"The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them."
"Where can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being."