Hieronder staan een paar van vele inspirerende quotes die je wellicht helpen ‘along the way’. Gezegd en gezegend door zeer inspirerende mensen, maar wijsheden die aan niemand en aan iedereen toebehoren omdat zij gecreëerd worden in het bewustzijn van velen. En opnieuw gecreëerd worden in het bewustzijn van duizenden, elke dag weer. Je kunt ook altijd de blogs lezen voor meer. Enjoy!
We need to be strong like a diamond and soft like a flower and able to switch between them in a second.
~ Bharath Shetty
Yoga teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured.
~ B.K.S. Iyengar
You cannot do yoga. Yoga is your natural state. What you can do are yoga exercises, which may reveal to you where you are resisting your natural state.
~ Sharon Gannon
“I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul.”
By embracing your mother wound as your yoga, you transform what has been a hindrance in your life into a teacher of the heart.
~ Phillip Moffitt
Yoga is 99% practice and 1% knowledge.
~ Sri K. Pattabhi Jois
Anyone who practices can obtain success in yoga but not one who is lazy. Constant practice alone is the secret of success.
~ Svatmarama, Hatha Yoga Pradipika
“When the breath wanders the mind also is unsteady. But when the breath is calmed the mind too will be still, and the yogi achieves long life. Therefore, one should learn to control the breath.”
~ Svatmarama, Hatha Yoga Pradipika
“Wisdom is knowing we are all One. Love is what it feels like and Compassion is what it acts like.”
~ Ethan Walker III
“Accepting means you allow yourself to feel whatever it is you are feeling at that moment. It is part of the isness of the Now. You can’t argue with what is. Well, you can, but if you do, you suffer.”
~ Eckhart Tolle
“Yoga is the perfect opportunity to be curious about who you are.”
~ Jason Crandell
“Your life is a sacred journey. It is about change, growth, discovery, movement, transformation, continuously expanding your vision of what is possible, stretching your soul, learning to see clearly and deeply, listening to your intuition, taking courageous challenges at every step along the way. You are on the path… exactly where you are meant to be right now… And from here, you can only go forward, shaping your life story into a magnificent tale of triumph, of healing, of courage, of beauty, of wisdom, of power, of dignity, and of love.”
~ by Caroline Adams
“The sun shines down, and its image reflects in a thousand different pots filled with water. The reflections are many, but they are each reflecting the same sun. Similarly, when we come to know who we truly are, we will see ourselves in all people.”
“Remember the emphasis on the heart. The mind lives in doubt and the heart lives in trust. When you trust, suddenly you become centered.”
“Through practice, I’ve come to see that the deepest source of my misery is not wanting things to be the way they are. Not wanting myself to be the way I am. Not wanting the world to be the way it is. Not wanting others to be the way they are. Whenever I’m suffering, I find this war with reality to be at the heart of the problem.”
~ Stephen Cope
“True meditation is about being fully present with everything that is–including discomfort and challenges. It is not an escape from life.”
~ Craig Hamilton
“Understanding without practice is better than practice without understanding. Understanding with practice is better than understanding without practice. Residing in your true nature is better than understanding or practice.”
“Your hand opens and closes and opens and closes. If it were always a fist or always stretched open, you would be paralyzed. Your deepest presence is in every small contracting and expanding, the two as beautifully balanced and coordinated as bird wings.”
“Healthy plants and trees yield abundant flowers and fruits. Similarly, from a healthy person, smiles and happiness shine forth like the rays of the sun.”
~ B.K. S Iyengar
Hoe meer ik leer, des te minder ik weet.
~ Bente Maria Groenendaal