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Neither in this world nor elsewhere is there any happiness in store for him who always doubts.

But they for whom I am the supreme goal, who do all work renouncing self for me and meditate on me with single-hearted devotion, these I will swiftly rescue from death's vast sea, for their consciousness has entered into me.
It is better to do thine own duty, however lacking in merit, than to do that of another, even though efficiently. It is better to die doing one's own duty, for to do the duty of another is fraught with danger.
Death is as sure for that which is born, as birth is for that which is dead. Therefore grieve not for what is inevitable.
Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it.
A wise man learns more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.
When you feel good about yourself, others will feel good about you, too.
The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.
Prosperity depends more on wanting what you have than having what you want.
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
A man's own self is his friend. A man's own self is his foe.
What is work and what is not work are questions that perplex the wisest of men.
Even as a tortoise draws in its limbs, the wise can draw in their senses at will.
Whatever I am offered in devotion with a pure heart -- a leaf, a flower, fruit, or water -- I accept with joy.
O Krishna, the stillness of divine union which you describe is beyond my comprehension. How can the mind, which is so restless, attain lasting peace? Krishna, the mind is restless, turbulent, powerful, violent; trying to control it is like trying to tame the wind.
Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice. Better than knowledge is meditation. But better still is surrender of attachment to results, because there follows immediate peace.
Whatever you do, make it an offering to me -- the food you eat, the sacrifices you make, the help you give, even your suffering.
Still your mind in me, still yourself in me, and without a doubt you shall be united with me, Lord of Love, dwelling in your heart.
Little by little, through patience and repeated effort, the mind will become stilled in the Self.
To the illumined man or woman, a clod of dirt, a stone, and gold are the same.
As person abandons worn-out clothes and acquires new ones, so when the body is worn out a new one is acquired by the Self, who lives within.
Living creatures are nourished by food, and food is nourished by rain; rain itself is the water of life, which comes from selfless worship and service.
The body is mortal, but the person dwelling in the body is immortal and immeasurable.
When I'm not thanked at all, I'm thanked enough, I've done my duty, and I've done no more.

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