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Top 10 Enlightening Quotes about Relating to God Directly

Louisa May Alcott Quote

How does one come to feel similar to the all-powerful being that created the world? There are many kind virtues that are required for this spiritual journey, but either of them can bring one that closer to god. By simply relating to Jesus himself, for example, one may feel like a bigger part of God, or like God is a bigger part of them. By being gracious and forgiving, one can feel the kindness within, that which god bestowed us all with. Simply put, by being what your God demands you to be, you are directly relating to him.

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Top 10 Important quotes about Cultivating a Wakeful Presence

Anthony Liccione Quote

First of all, what does it mean to actually wake up? If only God knows what things are really like, doesn’t that mean you’re still living your own delusional dream, even with your eyes wide open? It may, but if you’re closer to seeing reality for what it is than those surrounding you, you kind of have the right to consider yourself awakened. Of course, this is a constantly ongoing process with no end, but there’s always a beginning. If you feel like you’re still fast asleep in this world of foolish mankind, try to seek the answers you need in order to start awakening.

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Our ideas of God tell us more about ourselves than about Him.

– Thomas Merton

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Spiritual quote by Lao Tzu

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Realization is simply to give birth to something within oneself.

– Anonymous

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Nothing but God

When the mystic’s spiritual eye is opened, his physical eye is closed; he sees nothing but God.

– Abu Sulayman Ad-Darani

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What can we gain by sailing to the moon
if we cannot cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves?

– Thomas Merton

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A kind of optical delusion

A human being is part of the whole, called by us ‘Universe’; a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest—a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison.

– Albert Einstein

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I am the sphere

Spiritual quote by Kahlil Gibran

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When he is as he was before he was

Dhû-l-Nûn was asked, “What is the end of the mystic?”

He answered, “When he is as he was where he was before he was.