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6 Life Lessons From Nisargadatta Maharaj

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Lesson #1. “Be fully aware of your own being and you will be in bliss consciously. Because you take your mind off yourself and make it dwell on what you are not, you lose your sense of well-being, of being well.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #2. “All you need is to get rid of the tendency to define yourself.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #3. “Only what liberates you from desire and fear and wrong ideas is good. As long as you worry about sin and virtue you will have no peace.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #4. “The right use of mind is in the service of love, of life, of truth, of beauty.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #5.When all names and forms have been given up, the real is with you. You need not seek it. Plurality and diversity are the play of the mind only. Reality is one.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #6. “Instead of seeing things as imagined, learn to see them as they are. When you can see everything as it is, you will also see yourself as you are.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

Lesson #6. “You can give what you don’t have and you don’t have what you are not. You can only give what you are – and of that you can give limitlessly.”- Nisargadatta Maharaj

6 Best Fred Rogers Quotes That Will Motivate You To Be Who You Are

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You are good enough for yourself. You are who you are for a reason. Start treating yourself like someone powerful. Start loving yourself. No one is perfect. When you make mistakes, be nice to yourself. Love yourself.

Here are some daily thoughts for you:

“There is no person in the whole world like you; and I like you just the way you are.”- Fred Rogers

“Little by little we human beings are confronted with situations that give us more clues that we aren’t perfect.”- Fred Rogers

“It’s our insides that make us who we are, that allow us to dream and wonder and feel for others. That’s what’s essential. That’s what will make the biggest difference in our world.”- Fred Rogers

“If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.”- Fred Rogers

“Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.”- Fred Rogers

“It’s not the honors and the prizes and the fancy outsides of life which ultimately nourish our souls. It is knowing that we can be trusted, that we never have to fear the truth, that the bedrock of our very being is good stuff.”- Fred Rogers