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It is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an imitation of somebody else's life with

A gift is pure when it is given from the heart to the right person at the right time and at the right
place, and when we expect nothing in return
The power of God is with you at all times; through the activities of mind, senses, breathing, and
emotions; and is constantly doing all the work using you as a mere instrument.
No one who does good work will ever come to a bad end, either here or in the world to come
Anyone who is steady in his determination for the advanced stage of spiritual realization and can
equally tolerate the onslaughts of distress and happiness is certainly a person eligible for liberation.
Perform all thy actions with mind concentrated on the Divine, renouncing attachment and looking
upon success and failure with an equal eye. Spirituality implies equanimity.
The immature think that knowledge and action are different, but the wise see them as the same.
Curving back within myself I create again and again.
The peace of God is with them whose mind and soul are in harmony, who are free from desire and
wrath, who know their own soul.
Hell has three hates: lust, anger and greed.
The happiness which comes from long practice, which leads to the end of suffering, which at first is
like poison, but at last like nectar - this kind of happiness arises from the serenity of one's own
He who has let go of hatred
who treats all beings with kindness
and compassion, who is always serene,
unmoved by pain or pleasure,
free of the "I" and "mine,"
self-controlled, firm and patient,
his whole mind focused on me --that is the man I love best.
I have become Death, the destroyer of worlds.
I enter into each planet, and by My energy they stay in orbit. I become the moon and thereby
supply the juice of life to all vegetables.
For the senses wander, and when one lets the mind follow them, it carries wisdom away like a
windblown ship on the waters.
Performing the duty prescribed by (one's own) nature, one incurreth no sin.

Asceticism is giving up selfish activities, as poets know, and the wise declare renunciation is giving
up fruits of action. Krishna.
O Krishna, the mind is restless
I am the Atma abiding in the heart of all beings. I am also the beginning, the middle, and the end of
all beings.
For man, mind is the cause of bondage and mind is the cause of liberation. Mind absorbed in sense
objects is the cause of bondage, and mind detached from the sense objects is the cause of
Out of many thousands among men, one may endeavor for perfection, and of those who have
achieved perfection, hardly one knows Me in truth.
Devotional service is more or less a declaration of war against the illusory energy.