30+ Best Swami Vivekananda Quotes

Swami Vivekananda was born on 12 January 1902 his name was in child age is Narendranath Datta. He was an Indian philosopher and an Indian Hindu monk. He was a student of Ramakrishna Paramhans. He represented Sanatan Dharma on behalf of India in the World Dharma Mahasabha held in Chicago in America in 1893. The Vedanta philosophy of India, full of spirituality, reached America and every country of Europe only because of the oratory of Swami Vivekananda.
He had established the Ramakrishna Mission which is still doing its work. He had established the Ramakrishna Mission which is still doing its work. Vivekananda spread the principles of Hindu philosophy to the United States, England, and Europe and organized many public and private lectures. In India, Vivekananda is considered as a patriotic monk and his birthday is celebrated as National Youth Day.
He had a very big quote – “उठो, जागो और तब तक नहीं रुको जब तक लक्ष्य प्राप्त न हो जाए”
There are many stories and stories in his life, from which we get to learn a lot. They always learn to respect women and parents, and many more stories have. His mother Bhuvaneshwari Devi was a woman of religious thought. Most of his time was spent in worshiping Lord Shiva.

Swami Vivekananda Quotes

The religious, progressive, and rational attitudes of Narendra’s father and his mother influenced his thinking. Due to the religious tendency, Mother Bhuvaneshwari Devi was very fond of listening to the stories of Puranas, Ramayana, Mahabharata, etc.  The narrators used to come to her house regularly.Due to the influence of the religious and spiritual environment of the family, the values ​​of religion and spirituality became deep in the mind of child Narendra since childhood.
He was an avid reader of subjects including philosophy, religion, history, social sciences, art, and literature. And they used to participate in physical exercise and sports regularly. Vivekananda was a great dreamer. He envisioned a society in which there was no distinction between human beings on the basis of religion or caste. He put the principles of Vedanta in this form. Even without getting into the controversy of spiritualism versus materialism, it can be said that the basis of the principle of equality which Vivekananda gave, can hardly find a strong intellectual basis. His maternal grandfather’s name was Shri Nandlal Basu.
At the age of 25, Narendra wore ocher clothes. After that, he traveled all over India on foot. In 1893, the World Council of Religions was being held in Chicago (USA). Swami Vivekanand Arrived there as the representative of India. The people of Europe-America looked at the people of that time with a very inferior look. “Without spirituality and Indian philosophy the world would be an orphan” was the firm belief of Swami Vivekananda. In America, he established many branches of the Ramakrishna Mission.
The work that Swami Vivekananda accomplished in a short life span of forty-nine years will continue to guide generations for many centuries to come. At the age of thirty, Swami Vivekananda represented Hinduism at the World Conference of Religions in Chicago, USA, and brought it universal recognition.
He died on 4 July 1902. They always address themselves as servants of the poor. He always tried to make India’s pride bright in the country and longitudes. Whenever he went anywhere, people were very happy with him.

Swami Vivekananda Quotes

1)The greatest religion is to be true to your own nature. Have faith in yourselves.”
2)Strength is Life, Weakness is Death. Expansion is Life, Contraction is Death. Love is Life, Hatred is Death.”
3)Talk to yourself once in a day, otherwise, you may miss meeting an intelligent person in this world.”
4)In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart. ”
5)Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life; dream of it; think of it; live on that idea. Let the brain, the body, 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, and this is the way great spiritual giants are produced.”
6)Stand up, be bold, and take the blame on your own shoulders. Do not go about throwing mud at other;
for all the faults you suffer from, you are the sole and only cause.”
7)That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.”
8)You should work like a master and not as a slave; work incessantly, but do not do a slave’s work.”
9)If i love myself despite my infinite faults, how can i hate anyone at the glimpse of a few faults”..!
10)All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak; do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you.”
11)Talk to yourself once in a day.. otherwise you may miss meeting an excellent person in this world.”
12)We are what our thought have made us; So take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; They travel far.”
13)Have faith in yourselves, great convictions are the mothers of great deeds.”
14)The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
15)The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
16)Do not hate anybody, because that hatred which comes out from you must, in the long run, come back to you, if you love, that love will come back to you, completing the circle.
17)This life is short, the vanities of the world are transient, but they alone live who live for others, the rest are more dead than alive.
18)If you really my children, you will fear nothing, stop at nothing, you will be like lions,,, My prayers and benedictions follow every step you take… everything will come to you if you have faith.
19)Each work has to pass through these stages – ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.
20)3 Golden rules!! Who is helping you, don’t forget them. Who is loving you, don’t hate them. Who is trusting you, don’t cheat them.
21) Don’t look back -forward infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience – then alone can great deeds be accomplished
22)I am proud to belong to a religion which has taught the world tolerance & universal acceptance. we believe not only in universal toleration but we accept all religion as true.
23)Never think there is anything impossible for the soul.
24)The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
25)The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and God will be in them.
26)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.
27)May He who is the Brahman of the Hindus, the Ahura-Mazda of the Zoroastrians, the Buddha of the Buddhists, the Jehovah of the Jews, the Father in Heaven of the Christians give strength to you to carry out your noble idea.
28)The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
29)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.
30)As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to God.
31)Talk to yourself once a day, otherwise, you may miss meeting an excellent person in this world.
32)If anything turns you weak physically, intellectually, and spiritually, reject it like it’s poison.
33)All powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
34)There is nothing beyond God, and the sense enjoyments are simply something through which we are passing now in the hope of getting better things.
35) If you truely love yourself, you can’t hurt someone .
Swami Vivekananda
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