Quotes From

Swami Vivekananda

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“Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny”
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“They alone live who live for others. the rest are more dead than alive.” 3 .

“Arise! Awake! And stop not till the goal is reached.” 4 .

” 5 .that is the whole of religion.“To be good and to do good .

Weakness is death.“Strength is life.” 6 .

Stand up and express the divinity within you. Believe in that. don’t believe that you are weak.“All the power is within you.” 7 . you can do anything and everything.

if you think yourself strong. strong you will be. weak you will be.“What ever you think. If you think yourself weak. that you will be.” 8 .

weakness is death.” 9 . for weakness is sin. if there is any sin in the world.“Stand and die in your own strength. it is weakness. avoid all weakness.

nor learning. nor fame. it is CHARACTER that cleave through adamantine walls of difference.” 10 .“Neither money pays. nor name pays.

“He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.” 11 . The old religion said that he was an atheist who does not believe in God.

“The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.” 12 .

Do not injure.” 13 . if you cannot. fold your hands and stand by and see things go on. if you cannot render help.“Help if you can.

Absence of jealousy and suspicion. Helping all who are trying to be and do good. Conviction of the powers of goodness.Three things are necessary to make every man great. every nation great: 1. 2. 14 . 3.

without going into a single church or a temple. If you are. you will be perfect without reading a single religious book.“Are you unselfish? That is the question.” 15 .

we feel miserable. As soon as we identify ourselves with work we do. we do not feel that misery.” 16 . but if we don’t identify ourselves with it.“Misery comes through attachment. not through work.

to be unattached.“Nature wants us to react. to hit back with all our might. to keep control. then it requires a super divine power not to hit back.” 17 . lie for lie. to return blow for blow. cheating for cheating.

” 18 .“Always first learn to be a servant. Avoid jealousy. and you will do great works that are yet to be done. and then you will be fit to be a master.

You must be strong enough to pierce the mountains.” 19 .“You must have an iron will if you would cross the ocean.

nerves. let the brain. think of it. muscle. live of it. make that one idea your life.“Take up one idea. dream of it. This is the way great spiritual giants are produced.” 20 . every part of your body be full of that idea and just leave every other idea alone. others are mere talking machines.

be heroes. your duty is to go on working.“Your country requires heroes.” 21 . and then everything will follow of itself.

Replay 22 .

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