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The 10 Most Inspired Quotes on Revelation

Stanley Victor PasKavich Quote "Don't live by my words, don't die by them, chew them slowly digest them, and smile if they give nourishment to your soul."

The recorded event of learning a supposed truth about the universe directly from a divine being is treated as a revelation in every religion. Almost every scripture that is viewed as holy by a community of believers can be called a revelation, as most of them are said to be comprised of alleged quotes of the gods they refer to.

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The 10 Most Enlightening Quotes on Guru

Paramahansa Yogananda Quote "Live quietly in the moment and see the beauty of all before you. The future will take care of itself..."

Do not be confused by the role of a guru, they are not to be confused with gods or deities. A guru is more like a teacher or mentor. The term ‘guru’ comes from Sanskrit origin to mean a teacher with a very specialized knowledge, which provides more than simply teaching but includes mentorship, counseling, inspiration and an exemplary of life. Gurus are usually those who have, in a sense, traveled a spiritual journey to the point where they may lead other in their journey to self-awakening and spirituality. It can be said that what makes a guru, is someone who has realized his or her identity with a divine spirit.

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There was a young man who said ‘though
It seems that I know that I know,
What I would like to see
Is the I that sees me
When I know that I know that I know’.

– Alan Watts

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“I seek the meaning of existence,” said the stranger.
“You are of course assuming,” said the Master, “that existence has a meaning.”
“Doesn’t it?”
“When you experience existence as it is – not as you think it is – you will discover that your question has no meaning,” said the Master.

– Anthony de Mello

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I do not ask to see,
I do not ask to know,
I ask only to be used.

– Anonymous

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I would rather feel compassion than know the meaning of it.

– St. Thomas Aquinas

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You’ve traveled up ten thousand steps in search of the truth.
So many days in the archives, copying, copying.
The gravity of the Tang and the profundity of the Sung make heavy baggage.
Here! I’ve picked you a bunch of wild flowers.
Their meaning is the same but they’re much easier to carry.

– Hsu Yun

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Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice.
Better than knowledge is meditation.
But better still is surrender in love,
Because there follows immediate peace.

– From the Bhagavad Gita

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The greatest of all delusions is the conviction that knowledge is not a delusion.

– Tripura Rahasya

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Knowing is passing from the false to the true
and seeing the Absolute Whole in the part.

– Mahmud Shabistari