"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."
"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."Swami Vivekananda 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."Swami Vivekananda on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Swami Vivekananda 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."Swami Vivekananda on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Swami Vivekananda on Lawrence Welk
"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."
"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."
"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."