200+ Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death, Education & Freedom

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death, Freedom, Education, Love
Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death, Freedom, Education, Love

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death, Education, Love & Freedom

Jiddu Krishnamurti was an Indian philosopher, public speaker, and spiritual writer. Here is the collection of the best Jiddu Krishnamurti quotes to get you inspired.

Jiddu Krishnamurti was born on 11 May 1895 in Madanapalle, Madras Presidency, British India (now Andhra Pradesh State). In his initial life he was prepared to be the new World Teacher however later rejected this mantle and pulled back from the Theosophy association behind it. His interests included psychological revolution, meditation, human relationships, the nature of mind, inquiry, and bringing radical change in public society. He focused on the requirement for a transformation in the mind of each person and accentuated that such revolution can't be achieved by any external entity, political, be it religious, or social.

He said he had no faithfulness to any nationality, rank, religion, or theory, and spent the rest of his life traveling the world, addressing enormous and little gatherings, just as people. He wrote numerous books, among them The First and Last Freedom, The Only Revolution, Freedom from the Known, The Awakening of Intelligence, and Krishnamurti's Notebook. A considerable lot of his discussions and conversations have been published. His supporters working through non-profit foundations in India, Great Britain and the United States - direct a few independent schools dependent on his perspectives on education. Check out the following Jiddu Krishnamurti quotes on love, life, happiness, freedom, death, meditation, nature, fear, education, silence, god, and more.

Inspirational Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes

1. The more you know yourself, the more clarity there is. Self-knowledge has no end - you don't come to an achievement, you don't come to a conclusion. It is an endless river. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

2. If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergoes a transformation. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

3. You have to be a light to yourself in a world that is utterly becoming dark. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

4. The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence. - J. Krishnamurti

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5. If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

6. It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

7. We carry about us the burden of what thousands of people have said and the memories of all our misfortunes. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

8. Pain itself destroys pain. Suffering itself frees man from suffering. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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9. To ask the right question is far more important than to receive the answer. The solution of a problem lies in the understanding of the problem; the answer is not outside the problem, it is in the problem. - J. Krishnamurti

10. There is hope in people, not in society, not in systems, but in you and me. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

11. I am the problem, and not the world, because the world is the projection of ourselves, and to understand the world we must understand ourselves. J. Krishnamurti

12. Revolt doesn't answer a thing. You must understand it, go into it, examine it. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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13. To understand yourself is the beginning of wisdom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

14. The primary cause of disorder in ourselves is the seeking of reality promised by another. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

15. To transform the world, we must begin with ourselves; and what is important in beginning with ourselves is the intention. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

16. When you call yourself an Indian or a Muslim or a Christian or a European, or anything else, you are being violent. Do you see why it is violent? Because you are separating yourself from the rest of mankind. When you separate yourself by belief, by nationality, by tradition, it breeds violence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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17. Thought is so cunning, so clever, that it distorts everything for its own convenience. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

18. The bliss of truth comes when the mind is not occupied with its own activities and struggles. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

19. The ending is the beginning, and the beginning is the first step, and the first step is the only step. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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20. It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

21. Knowledge is always within the shadow of ignorance. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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22. Observation without evaluation is the highest form of intelligence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

23. Truth has no path, and that is the beauty of truth, it is living. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

24. Humility is unaware of the division of the superior and the inferior, of the Master and the pupil. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

25. The mind is not a plaything of the brain, whose function is mechanical. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

26. You cannot reconcile creativeness with technical achievement. You may be perfect in playing the piano, and not be creative. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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27. A man who is seeking to understand violence does not belong to any country, to any religion, to any political party or partial system; he is concerned with the total understanding of mankind. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

28. When we suffer we have made it into a personal affair. We shut out all the suffering of mankind. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

29. Passion is a rather frightening thing because if you have passion you don't know where it will take you. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

30. The following of authority is the denial of intelligence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

31. Truth is in everyone; it is not far, it is not near; it is eternally there. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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32. Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

33. Analysis does not transform consciousness. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

34. That world is not separate from us; we are the world, and our problems are the world's problems. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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35. You know, if we understand one question rightly, all questions are answered. But we don't know how to ask the right question. To ask the right question demands a great deal of intelligence and sensitivity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

36. The guru cannot awaken you; all that he can do is to point out what is. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

37. The intention must be to understand ourselves and not to leave it to others to transform themselves or to bring about a modified change through revolution, either of the left or of the right. - J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Life

38. You must understand the whole of life, not just one little part of it. That is why you must read, that is why you must look at the skies, that is why you must sing, and dance, and write poems, and suffer, and understand, for all that is life. -Jiddu Krishnamurti

39. A profession is only a part of life; but there are also those parts which are hidden, subtle, and mysterious. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

40. Give your heart and your mind, with everything that you have, to find out a way of living differently.  - Jiddu Krishnamurti

41. Living in the present is the instant perception of beauty and the great delight in it without seeking pleasure from it. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

42. The significance of life is living. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Life

43. From innumerable complexities we must grow to simplicity; we must become simple in our inward life and in our outward needs. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

44. Life is a movement, a constant movement in relationship; and thought, trying to capture that movement in terms of the past, as memory, is afraid of life. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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45. If we are constantly judging the child according to our personal likes and dislikes, we are bound to create barriers and hindrances in our relationship with him and in his relationships with the world. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

46. Poverty becomes a marvellously beautiful thing when the mind is free of society. One must become poor inwardly for then there is no seeking, no asking, no desire, no - nothing! It is only this inward poverty that can see the truth of a life in which there is no conflict at all. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Love

47. The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed. - J. Krishnamurti

48. Love is something that is new, fresh, alive. It has no yesterday and no tomorrow. It is beyond the turmoil of thought. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

49. We fill our hearts with blueprints for world reform and do not look to that one resolving factor which is love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

50. Imagination and romanticism deny love, for love, is its own eternity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Love

51. Love is not a reaction. If I love you because you love me, that is mere trade, a thing to be bought in the market; it is not love. - J. Krishnamurti

52. It is love alone that leads to right action. What brings order in the world is to love and let love do what it will. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

53. The loneliness, bleakness, wretchedness you feel without this person you love existed before you fell in love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

54. So as long as the mind is comparing, there is no love, and the mind is always judging, comparing, weighing, looking to find out where the weakness is. So where there is comparison, there is no love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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55. Love is something totally new every day, but pleasure is not, pleasure has continuity. Love is always new, and therefore it is its own eternity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

56. In understanding what beauty is, we shall know love, for the understanding of beauty is the peace of the heart. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

57. You will know love when the mind is very still and free from its search for gratification and escapes. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

58. When I understand myself, I understand you, and out of that understanding comes love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Love

59. There is an efficiency inspired by love which goes far beyond and is much greater than the efficiency of ambition; and without love, which brings an integrated understanding of life, efficiency breeds ruthlessness. - J. Krishnamurti

60. One can see that where sentiment and emotion come in, love is not. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

61. Most of us want the security of loving and being loved, but is there love when each one of us is seeking his own security, his own particular path? We are not loved because we don't know how to love. - J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Happiness

62. When you are not making an effort to be happy, then unexpectedly, mysteriously, happiness is there, born of purity, of a loveliness of being. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

63. It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

64. Happy is the man who is nothing. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

65. Happiness is strange; it comes when you are not seeking it. J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Happiness

66. So, while you are young you must begin to find out what is this strange thing called happiness. That is an essential part of education. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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67. The soil in which the meditative mind can begin is the soil of everyday life, the strife, the pain, and the fleeting joy.  J. Krishnamurti

68. Happiness comes when you are doing something because you really love to do it, and not because it gives you riches or makes you a prominent person. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Relationship

69. Love is the missing factor; there is a lack of affection, of warmth in relationship; and because we lack that love, that tenderness, that generosity, that mercy in relationship, we escape into mass action which produces further confusion, further misery. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

70. There can only be a relationship between human beings when we accept what is, not what should be. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

71. Action has meaning only in relationship, and without understanding relationships, action on any level will only breed conflict. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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72. There is fear of what happened yesterday in relation to the possibility of its repetition tomorrow; there is always a fixed point from which relationship takes place. - J. Krishnamurti

73. THE DEMAND TO be safe in a relationship inevitably breeds sorrow and fear. This seeking for security is inviting insecurity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

74. A relationship is a process of self-revelation, of self-knowledge. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Relationship

75. But if you have no relationship with the living things on this earth, you may lose whatever relationship you have with humanity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

76. The understanding of relationships is infinitely more important than the search for any plan of action. - J. Krishnamurti

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77. When one loses the deep intimate relationship with nature, then temples, mosques and churches become important. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

78. Only in relationships can you know yourself, not in abstraction, and certainly not in isolation. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

79. The world is not something separate from you and me; the world, society, is the relationship that we establish or seek to establish between each other. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

80. Relationship is a mirror in which I see myself as I am; but as most of us do not like what we are, we begin to discipline, either positively or negatively, what we perceive in the mirror of relationship. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Freedom

81. To love is not to ask anything in return, not even to feel that you are giving something- and it is only such love that can know freedom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

82. Free yourself from the psychological structure of society, which is to free yourself from the essence of conflict. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

83. It is not discipline first and then freedom; freedom is at the very beginning, not at the end. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

84. To avoid a problem is only to intensify it, and in the process, self-knowledge and freedom are abandoned. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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85. The only freedom is the freedom from the known. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

86. Peace is a state of mind; it is the freedom from all desire to be secure. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

87. Virtue can flower only when there is freedom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Freedom

88. Meditation is freedom from thought and a movement in the ecstasy of truth. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

89. Freedom and love go together. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

90. One saw a bird dying, shot by a man. It was flying with rhythmic beat and beautifully, with such freedom and lack of fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

91. We all want to be famous people and the moment we want to be something, we are no longer free. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

92. Freedom is not an idea; a philosophy written about freedom is not freedom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti, Krishnamurti quotes on freedom

93. To be free of all authority, of your own and that of another, is to die to everything of yesterday, so that your mind is always fresh, always young, innocent, full of vigour and passion. It is only in that state that one learns and observes. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Education

94. There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

95. To understand life is to understand ourselves, and that is both the beginning and the end of education. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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96. Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

97. True education is to learn how to think, not what to think. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Education

98. Surely education has no meaning unless it helps you understand the vast experience of life with all its subtleties, with its extraordinary beauty, its sorrows, and joys. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

99. The function of education is to help you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but be yourself all the time. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

100. Unfortunately, most of us desire to shape the child in a way that is gratifying to our own vanities and idiosyncrasies; we find varying degrees of comfort and satisfaction in exclusive ownership and domination. - J Krishnamurti on education

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death

101. Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

102. Those who play a safe game die very safely. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

103. To die is to love. The beauty of love is not in past remembrances or in the images of tomorrow. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

104. But death is extraordinarily like life when we know how to live. You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

105. Tell your friend that in his death, a part of you dies and goes with him. Wherever he goes, you also go. He will not be alone. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

106. Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Death

107. A dead thing has a path to it because it is static, but when you see that the truth is something living, moving, which has no resting place. - J. Krishnamurti

108. The mind pursues that which it has experienced, but that which it has experienced is already over, dead, gone. To discover that which is, the mind must die to that which it has experienced. - Jiddu Krishnamurti, Krishnamurti quotes on death

109. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day. - J. Krishnamurti

110. You have to be burningly aware of your snobbishness, aware of your fears, your anxieties, your sense of guilt. And when you die to all that, then out of that dying comes the beauty of silence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti, Krishnamurti quotes on death

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Awareness

111. The very desire to be certain, to be secure, is the beginning of bondage. It's only when the mind is not caught in the net of certainty and is not seeking certainty, that it is in a state of discovery. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

112. The moment I am aware that I am aware, I am not aware. Awareness means the observer is not. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

113. It is good to see what is beautiful, but you must also observe the ugly things of life, you must be awake to everything. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

114. Authority in its very nature prevents the full awareness of oneself and therefore ultimately destroys freedom; in freedom alone can there be creativeness. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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115. Order imposed from without must always breed disorder. - J. Krishnamurti

116. Freedom is space, and space is order. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

117. Sorrow is the shadow of desire. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

118. Do it or don't do it but get on with it. J. Krishnamurti

119. A mind that practices love cannot love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

120. You must be a light unto yourself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

121. Truth is a pathless land. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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122. Love must exist with freedom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

123. The ending of sorrow is the beginning of wisdom. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

124. Intuition is the only true guide in life. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

125. Freedom is entirely different from revolt. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

126. A word is not the thing that it describes. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

127. Be a light unto oneself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

128. Acquiring knowledge is a form of imitation. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Fear

129. Fear is always in relation to something; it does not exist by itself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

130. Fear is non-acceptance of what is. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

131. Self-knowledge is the beginning of wisdom, which is the ending of fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

132. You can only be afraid of what you think you know. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

133. Discipline must be without control, without suppression, without any form of fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

134. Fear is one of the greatest problems in life. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Fear

135. The constant assertion of belief is an indication of fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

136. The movement from certainty to uncertainty is what I call fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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137. One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

138. Thought is the origin of fear. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

139. Fear is the destructive energy in man. It withers the mind, it distorts thought, it leads to all kinds of extraordinarily clever and subtle theories, absurd superstitions, dogmas, and beliefs. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Philosophy Of Education

140. Governments want efficient technicians, not human beings because human beings become dangerous to governments and to organized religions as well. That is why governments and religious organizations seek to control education. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

141. Teaching is not the mere imparting of knowledge but the cultivation of an inquiring mind. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

142. To understand a child we have to watch him at play, study him in his different moods; we cannot project upon him our own prejudices, hopes, and fears, or mould him to fit the pattern of our desires. - J. Krishnamurti

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143. Intelligence is the capacity to perceive the essential, the what is; and to awaken this capacity, in oneself and in others, is education. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

144. To know yourself you need not go to any book, to any priest, to any psychologist. The whole treasure is within yourself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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145. You only learn when you give your whole being to something. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

146. But if one observes, one will see that the body has its own intelligence; it requires a great deal of intelligence to observe the intelligence of the body. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

147. You may earn degrees, you may have a series of letters after your name and land a good job, but then what? What is the point of it all if in the process your mind becomes dull, weary, stupid? - J Krishnamurti on education

148. Find out for yourself what are the possessions and ideals that you do not desire. By knowing what you do not want, by elimination, you will unburden the mind, and only then will it understand the essential which is ever there. - J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Meditation and Peace

149. Meditation is not words, a mantram, or self-hypnosis, the drug of illusions. It must happen without your volition. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

150. Real peace is as creative and as pure as war is destructive; and to find that peace, one must understand beauty. - J. Krishnamurti

151. Meditation is the process of understanding your own mind. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

152. To understand the immeasurable, the mind must be extraordinarily quiet, still. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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153. The beauty of meditation is that you never know where you are, where you are going, what the end is. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

154. Peace is not something between two wars or the peace of the politician. Peace is something entirely different. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

155. Meditation is an explosion of intelligence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Meditation and Peace

156. Peace is of the heart, not of the mind. To know peace you have to find out what beauty is. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

157. Meditation is to find out if there is a field not already contaminated by the known. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

158. Without knowing yourself, there is no peace. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

159. Peace is not something petty, created by the mind; it is enormously great, infinitely extensive, and it can be understood only when the heart is full. - J. Krishnamurti

160. The word 'innocence' means a mind that is incapable of being hurt. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

161. Peace can come only when there is love. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

162. To abandon all that is to be alone, and the mind that is alone is not only innocent but young -- not in time or age, but young, innocent, alive at whatever age -- and only such a mind can see that which is truth and that which is not measurable by words. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Silence

163. If your mind has space, then in that space there is silence and from that silence, everything else comes, for then you can listen, you can pay attention without resistance. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

164. It is only in alert silence that truth can be. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

165. Silence is the break between two thoughts/noises. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Silence

166. A man who knows that he is silent, who knows that he loves, does not know what love is or what silence is. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

167. Silence is difficult and arduous, it is not to be played with. It isn't something that you can experience by reading a book, or by listening to a talk, or by sitting together, or by retiring into a wood or a monastery. - J. Krishnamurti

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168. If you see that you are a bundle of memories and words, the restless monkey comes to an end. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Nature

169. If there's no relationship with nature then you become a killer; then you kill baby seals, whales, dolphins, and man either for gain, for "sport," for food, or for knowledge. - J. Krishnamurti

170. When you once see something as false which you have accepted as true, as natural, as human, then you can never go back to it. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

171. If you lose touch with nature you lose touch with humanity. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On Nature

172. To compare is the very nature of a mind that is not awake to discover what is true. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

173. Most people have lost that relationship with Nature; they look at all those mountains, valleys, the streams, and the thousand trees as they pass by in their cars or walk up the hills chattering, but they are too absorbed in their own problems to look and be quiet. - J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti Quotes On God and Religious

174. All ideologies are idiotic, whether religious or political, for it is conceptual thinking, the conceptual word, which has so unfortunately divided man. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

175. I maintain that truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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176. The religious mind is something entirely different from the mind that believes in religion. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

177. Religion is the sense of comprehension of the totality of existence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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178. Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid, and cruel life. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

179. We are very defensive, and therefore aggressive, when we hold on to a particular belief, a dogmas, or when we worship our particular nationality, with the rag that is called the flag. - J. Krishnamurti

180. As long as one is escaping from loneliness, there is no essential difference between the worship of God and addiction to alcohol. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti On Soul

181. Nothing can disturb the calm peace of my soul. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

182. Intuition is the whisper of the soul. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

183. It's beautiful to be alone. To be alone does not mean to be lonely. it means the mind is not influenced and contaminated by society. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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184. I maintain that Truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. The moment you follow someone you cease to follow Truth. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

185. Wisdom is not in a book, it has no secret source. You will find the real very near; it is in yourself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

186. Most people are unhappy; and they are unhappy because there is no love in their hearts. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

187. The military spirit makes you obedient, it makes you physically very disciplined; but inwardly your mind is gradually destroyed because you are imitating, following, copying. - J. Krishnamurti

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188. It is only the innocent mind which knows what love is, and the innocent mind can live in the world which is not innocent. - J Krishnamurti Quotes

189. Leaders destroy the followers and followers destroy the leaders. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

190. Wisdom is greater than saintliness, for wisdom comes with the ending of sorrow.  - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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191. What you are the world is. And without your transformation, there can be no transformation of the world. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

192. Do not repeat after me words that you do not understand. Do not merely put on a mask of my ideas, for it will be an illusion and you will thereby deceive yourself. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

193. If your eyes are blinded with your worries, you cannot see the beauty of the sunset. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

194. Enlightenment is an accident, but some activities make you accident-prone. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

195. If you are concerned only with making order, then that very order will bring about its own limitation, and the mind will be its prisoner. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

196. You must look most intimately and discover for yourself; then it is your own, not somebody else’s, not something that you have been told because there is no teacher and no follower. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

197. It's no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

198. Follow the wandering, the distraction, find out why the mind has wandered; pursue it, go into it fully. When the distraction is completely understood, then that particular distraction is gone. When another comes, pursue it also. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

199. The mind gives meaning to anything but the meaning it gives is meaningless. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

200. Thought is matter as much as the floor, the wall, the telephone, are matter. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

201. Belief conditions experience, and experience then strengthens belief. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

202. I maintain that no organization can lead man to spirituality. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

203. All paths do not lead to truth. There is no path to truth, it must come to you. - Jiddu Krishnamurti

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  1. as i read and reread i get teary and want to copy and paste quotes all my love and dear ones, its beauty in them words of wisdom thruth that takes my breath and want to share share share, love this feeling when i read them lol

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