CONTEMPLATIVE MONK QUOTES

“Silence is a source of great strength.” – Lao Tzu

“The quieter you become, the more you can hear.” – Ram Dass

“Be still and know that I am God.” – Psalm 46:10

“In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.” – Deepak Chopra

“True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.” – William Penn

“The soul usually knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind.” – Caroline Myss

“The true purpose of meditation is to awaken the innermost part of our being.” – Swami Rama

“The true journey of discovery is not seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

“True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.” – Socrates

“The more you know yourself, the more clarity there is. Self-knowledge has no end.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

“Listen to silence. It has so much to say.” – Rumi

“The only way to escape the noisy labyrinth of everyday life is to meditate.” – Atisa

“Find yourself in the silence and you will know the path to true peace.” – Zen proverb

“The only true voyage of discovery is not seeking new landscapes, but seeing with new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – Buddha

“Stillness is the altar of the Spirit.” – Paramahansa Yogananda

“The less I wanted to, the more I could hear.” – Anais Nin

“Do not be afraid of silence. It allows you to become fully present in the moment.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again.” – Joseph Campbell

“In the silence, we can hear the whispers of our own soul.” – Unknown

“The silence within is more powerful than any external noise.” – Tariq Ramadan

“The path of silence is mysterious. It combines the sacredness of solitude with the intensity of inner exploration.” – Thomas Hübl

“In silence, we discover our true selves.” – Brother David Steindl-Rast

“True freedom is found in silence, where the mind is still and the heart is open.” – Unknown

“Silence is not the absence of sound, but the presence of inner peace.” – Unknown

“In the silence of the heart, God speaks.” – Mother Teresa

“The world is full of noise. Silence is the remedy for our tired souls.” – Anthony de Mello

“Silence is a window to the soul, opening up the door to our deepest truths.” – Unknown

“Be present in the silence and you will hear the language of the universe.” – Unknown

“Silence is the language of God. All else is poor translation.” – Rumi