83 Transcendent Ram Dass Quotes on Self Love (Spiritual)

Explore the transformative wisdom of Ram Dass on self-love and inner growth in this insightful post.

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Best Ram Dass Quotes on Self Love

Your problem is youre too busy holding on to your unworthiness.Pin

Your problem is you’re too busy holding on to your unworthiness. Ram Dass

It is important to expect nothing to take every experience including the negative ones as merely steps on the path and to proceed.Pin

It is important to expect nothing, to take every experience, including the negative ones, as merely steps on the path, and to proceed. Ram Dass

When you meet anyone remember it is a holy encounter. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

When you meet anyone, remember it is a holy encounter. Ram Dass

The quieter you become the more you can hear.Pin

The quieter you become, the more you can hear. Ram Dass

Were here to awaken from the illusion of separatenessPin

We’re here to awaken from the illusion of separateness. Ram Dass

We are all just walking each other home.Pin

We are all just walking each other home. Ram Dass

I am loving awareness.Pin

I am loving awareness. Ram Dass

Our whole spiritual transformation brings us to the point where we realize that in our own being we are enough. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Our whole spiritual transformation brings us to the point where we realize that in our own being, we are enough. Ram Dass

The most important aspect of love is not in giving or the receiving it's in the being.Pin

The most important aspect of love is not in giving or the receiving: it’s in the being. Ram Dass

Suffering is the sandpaper of our incarnation. It does its work of shaping us. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Suffering is the sandpaper of our incarnation. It does its work of shaping us. Ram Dass

The spiritual journey is individual highly personal. It cant be organized or regulated.Pin

The spiritual journey is individual, highly personal. It can’t be organized or regulated. Ram Dass

I would like my life to be a statement of love and compassion and where it isnt thats where my work lies. 1Pin

I would like my life to be a statement of love and compassion — and where it isn’t, that’s where my work lies. Ram Dass

Our interactions with one another reflect a dance between love and fear. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Our interactions with one another reflect a dance between love and fear. Ram Dass

The most exquisite paradox as soon as you give it all up you can have it all.Pin

The most exquisite paradox… as soon as you give it all up, you can have it all. Ram Dass

The heart surrenders everything to the moment. The mind judges and holds back. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

The heart surrenders everything to the moment. The mind judges and holds back. Ram Dass

The only thing you have to offer another person is your own state of being.Pin

The only thing you have to offer another person is your own state of being. Ram Dass

As long as you have certain desires about how it ought to be you cant see how it is.Pin

As long as you have certain desires about how it ought to be, you can’t see how it is. Ram Dass

In most of our human relationships we spend much of our time reassuring one another that our costumes of identity are on straight.Pin

In most of our human relationships, we spend much of our time reassuring one another that our costumes of identity are on straight. Ram Dass

The ego is an excellent servant but a terrible master. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

The ego is an excellent servant, but a terrible master. Ram Dass

Your problem is you are too busy holding on to your unworthiness.Pin

Your problem is you are too busy holding on to your unworthiness. Ram Dass

If you think youre free theres no escape possible.Pin

If you think you’re free, there’s no escape possible. Ram Dass

Compassion refers to the arising in the heart of the desire to relieve the suffering of all beings.Pin

Compassion refers to the arising in the heart of the desire to relieve the suffering of all beings. Ram Dass

Be here now. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Be here now. Ram Dass

In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past but you will find yourself. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself. Ram Dass

The next message you need is always right where you are.Pin

The next message you need is always right where you are. Ram Dass

 

I see my life as an unfolding set of opportunities to awaken. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

I see my life as an unfolding set of opportunities to awaken. Ram Dass

The spiritual journey is not about acquiring something outside yourself. Rather you are penetrating the layers and veils to return to the deepest truth of your own being.Pin

The spiritual journey is not about acquiring something outside yourself. Rather, you are penetrating the layers and veils to return to the deepest truth of your own being. Ram Dass

Ram Dass Quotes: A Beacon of Self-Love

Everything in your life is there as a vehicle for your transformation. Use it! Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Everything in your life is there as a vehicle for your transformation. Use it! Ram Dass

It’s only when caterpillarness is done that one becomes a butterfly. That again is part of this paradox. You cannot rip away caterpillarness. The whole trip occurs in an Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

It’s only when caterpillarness is done that one becomes a butterfly. That again is part of this paradox. You cannot rip away caterpillarness. The whole trip occurs in an unfolding process of which we have no control. Ram Dass

The universe is made up of experiences that are designed to burn out your attachment, your clinging, to pleasure, to pain, to fear to all of it. And as long as there is aPin

The universe is made up of experiences that are designed to burn out your attachment, your clinging, to pleasure, to pain, to fear to all of it. And as long as there is a place where your vulnerable, the universe will find a way to confront you with it. Ram Dass

Suffering is part of our training program for becoming wise. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Suffering is part of our training program for becoming wise. Ram Dass

When you know how to listen everybody is the guru.Pin

When you know how to listen everybody is the guru. Ram Dass

The most important aspect of love is not in giving or the receiving it’s in the being. When I need love from others, or need to give love to others, I’m caught in an Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

The most important aspect of love is not in giving or the receiving: it’s in the being. When I need love from others, or need to give love to others, I’m caught in an unstable situation. Being in love, rather than giving or taking love, is the only thing that provides stability. Being in love means seeing the Beloved all around me. Ram Dass

Remember, we are all affecting the world every moment, whether we mean to or not. Our actions and states of mind matter, because we’re so deeply interconnected with onePin

Remember, we are all affecting the world every moment, whether we mean to or not. Our actions and states of mind matter, because we’re so deeply interconnected with one another. Working on our own consciousness is the most important thing that we are doing at any moment, and being love is the supreme creative act. Ram Dass

Every religion is the product of the conceptual mind attempting to describe the mystery.Pin

Every religion is the product of the conceptual mind attempting to describe the mystery. Ram Dass

Our whole spiritual transformation brings us to the point where we realize that in our own being. We are enough.Pin

Our whole spiritual transformation brings us to the point where we realize that in our own being. We are enough. Ram Dass

All acts of healing are ultimately ourselves healing our Self. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

All acts of healing are ultimately ourselves healing our Self. Ram Dass

Faith is in the heart, while beliefs are in the head. Experiences, even spiritual experiences, come and go. As long as you base your faith on experience, your faith is going Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Faith is in the heart, while beliefs are in the head. Experiences, even spiritual experiences, come and go. As long as you base your faith on experience, your faith is going to be constantly flickering, because your experiences keep changing. Ram Dass

My life is a creative act like a painting or a concerto. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

My life is a creative act–like a painting, or a concerto. Ram Dass

Spiritual practices help us move from identifying with the ego to identifying with the soul. Old age does that for you too. It spiritualizes people naturally.Pin

Spiritual practices help us move from identifying with the ego to identifying with the soul. Old age does that for you too. It spiritualizes people naturally. Ram Dass

Were fascinated by the words but where we meet is in the silence behind them.Pin

We’re fascinated by the words–but where we meet is in the silence behind them. Ram Dass

Ask yourself Where am I Answer Here. Ask yourself What time is it Answer Now. Say it until you can hear it.Pin

Ask yourself: Where am I? Answer: Here. Ask yourself: What time is it? Answer Now. Say it until you can hear it. Ram Dass

What you meet in another being is the projection of your own level of evolution.Pin

What you meet in another being is the projection of your own level of evolution. Ram Dass

You just love until you and the beloved become one. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

You just love until you and the beloved become one. Ram Dass

It’s all real and it’s all illusory that’s Awareness!Pin

It’s all real and it’s all illusory: that’s Awareness! Ram Dass

Do what you can on this plane to relieve suffering by constantly working on yourself to be an instrument for the cessation of suffering.Pin

Do what you can on this plane to relieve suffering by constantly working on yourself to be an instrument for the cessation of suffering. Ram Dass

To me thats what the emerging game is all about. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

To me, that’s what the emerging game is all about. Ram Dass

You may protest if you can love the person you are protesting against as much as you love yourself.Pin

You may protest if you can love the person you are protesting against as much as you love yourself. Ram Dass

You give up not meditating. Its called meditation action. Theres no way out of it. Meditation means to be constantly extricating yourself from the clinging of mind.Pin

You give up not meditating. It’s called meditation action. There’s no way out of it. Meditation means to be constantly extricating yourself from the clinging of mind. Ram Dass

A feeling of aversion or attachment toward something is your clue that theres work to be done.Pin

A feeling of aversion or attachment toward something is your clue that there’s work to be done. Ram Dass

Dont anticipate. Dont yearn for things of the past. Let the past go with forgiveness. And let the future go with no anticipation.Pin

Don’t anticipate. Don’t yearn for things of the past. Let the past go with forgiveness. And let the future go with no anticipation. Ram Dass

It isnt true that everyone should follow one path. Listen to your own truth.Pin

It isn’t true that everyone should follow one path. Listen to your own truth. Ram Dass

 

To rest in awareness also means to stand free of the prejudices of mind that come from identifying with cherished attitudes and opinions. We can listen without being busyPin

To rest in awareness also means to stand free of the prejudices of mind that come from identifying with cherished attitudes and opinions. We can listen without being busy planning, analyzing, theorizing…and especially judging. We can open into the moment fully in order to hear it all. Ram Dass

Each of us finds his unique vehicle for sharing with others his bit of wisdom.Pin

Each of us finds his unique vehicle for sharing with others his bit of wisdom. Ram Dass

Self Love Quotes from Ram Dass

I am without form without limit. Beyond space beyond time. I am in everything. Everything is me. I am the bliss of the universe. I am everything.Pin

I am without form without limit. Beyond space – beyond time. I am in everything. Everything is me. I am the bliss of the universe. I am everything. Ram Dass

As you dissolve into love your ego fades. Youre not thinking about loving youre just being love radiating like the sun.Pin

As you dissolve into love, your ego fades. You’re not thinking about loving; you’re just being love, radiating like the sun. Ram Dass

If you want to be surrounded by souls become identified with your soul. It takes one to know one!Pin

If you want to be surrounded by souls, become identified with your soul. It takes one to know one! Ram Dass

The most exquisite paradox… as soon as you give it all up, you can have it all. As long as you want power, you can’t have it. The minute you don’t want power, you’ll havePin

The most exquisite paradox… as soon as you give it all up, you can have it all. As long as you want power, you can’t have it. The minute you don’t want power, you’ll have more than you ever dreamed possible. Ram Dass

The game is not about becoming somebody its about becoming nobody. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

The game is not about becoming somebody; it’s about becoming nobody. Ram Dass

Once you get to your soul then every person you look at is a soul.Pin

Once you get to your soul, then every person you look at is a soul. Ram Dass

Across planes of consciousness we have to live with the paradox that opposite things can be simultaneously true.Pin

Across planes of consciousness, we have to live with the paradox that opposite things can be simultaneously true. Ram Dass

When were identified with awareness were no longer living in a world of polarities. Everything is present at the same time. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

When we’re identified with awareness, we’re no longer living in a world of polarities. Everything is present at the same time. Ram Dass

I can do nothing for you but work on myself you can do nothing for me but work on yourself!Pin

I can do nothing for you but work on myself…you can do nothing for me but work on yourself! Ram Dass

Wherever you are be all there.Pin

Wherever you are, be all there. Ram Dass

Everyone should smile. Life really isnt that serious. We make it hard. The sun rises. The sun sets. We just tend to complicate the process. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Everyone should smile. Life really isn’t that serious. We make it hard. The sun rises. The sun sets. We just tend to complicate the process. Ram Dass

Prolong not the past. Invite not the future. Do not alter your innate wakefulness. Fear not appearances. There is nothing more than this. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Prolong not the past. Invite not the future. Do not alter your innate wakefulness. Fear not appearances. There is nothing more than this. Ram Dass

The resistance to the unpleasant situation is the root of suffering.Pin

The resistance to the unpleasant situation is the root of suffering. Ram Dass

As you quiet your mind, you begin to see the nature of your own resistance more clearly, struggles, inner dialogues, the way in which you procrastinate and develop passivePin

As you quiet your mind, you begin to see the nature of your own resistance more clearly, struggles, inner dialogues, the way in which you procrastinate and develop passive resistance against life. As you cultivate the witness, things change. You don’t have to change them. Things just change. Ram Dass

You and I are the force for transformation in the world. We are the consciousness that will define the nature of the reality we are moving into.Pin

You and I are the force for transformation in the world. We are the consciousness that will define the nature of the reality we are moving into. Ram Dass

If you think you are enlightened go home for Thanksgiving.Pin

If you think you are enlightened; go home for Thanksgiving. Ram Dass

Healing does not mean going back to the way things were before but rather allowing what is now to move us closer to God.Pin

Healing does not mean going back to the way things were before, but rather allowing what is now to move us closer to God. Ram Dass

The dance goes from realizing that youre separate (which is the awakening) to then trying to find your way back into the totality of which you are not only a part but which you are. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

The dance goes from realizing that you’re separate (which is the awakening) to then trying to find your way back into the totality of which you are not only a part, but which you are. Ram Dass

Early in the journey you wonder how long the journey will take and whether you will make it in this lifetime. Later you will see that where you are going is HERE and youPin

Early in the journey you wonder how long the journey will take and whether you will make it in this lifetime. Later you will see that where you are going is HERE and you will arrive NOW…so you stop asking. Ram Dass

What were seeing out there is the projection of where were at the projection of the clingings of our minds.Pin

What we’re seeing “out there” is the projection of where we’re at–the projection of the clinging’s of our minds. Ram Dass

The Ego is an exquisite instrument. Enjoy it use it just dont get lost in it.Pin

The Ego is an exquisite instrument. Enjoy it, use it–just don’t get lost in it. Ram Dass

Everything changes once we identify with being the witness to the story instead of the actor in it.Pin

Everything changes once we identify with being the witness to the story, instead of the actor in it. Ram Dass

Emptiness is not really empty emptiness is fully of everything. The everything just isnt manifest. Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

Emptiness is not really empty; emptiness is fully of everything. The ‘everything’ just isn’t manifest. Ram Dass

When you are causing suffering to others you are causing suffering to yourself.Pin

When you are causing suffering to others, you are causing suffering to yourself. Ram Dass

There’s much more in any given moment than we usually perceive, and that we ourselves are much more than we usually perceive. When you know that, part of you can stand Ram Dass Quotes on Self LovePin

There’s much more in any given moment than we usually perceive, and that we ourselves are much more than we usually perceive. When you know that, part of you can stand outside the drama of your life. Ram Dass

I would like my life to be a statement of love and compassion and where it isnt thats where my work lies.Pin

I would like my life to be a statement of love and compassion–and where it isn’t, that’s where my work lies. Ram Dass

Finding Stillness in a Digital Storm: Ram Dass’s Wisdom for Navigating the Path in the Age of Distraction

In an era dominated by the ceaseless hum of digital chatter and the constant tug of notifications, the timeless teachings of Ram Dass offer a sanctuary of wisdom for those seeking stillness amid the digital storm. As we navigate the challenges of the digital age, where constant connectivity and distractions abound, the profound insights of Ram Dass provide a guiding light towards a more mindful and purposeful existence.

The Mindful Pause:

Ram Dass encourages us to take a mindful pause in our digital endeavors. Amid the incessant flow of information, he advocates for a moment of reflection, a pause to reconnect with the present. This practice isn’t a rejection of technology but a conscious choice to engage with it more intentionally. The mindful pause becomes a bridge between the digital and the spiritual, offering a moment to breathe, observe, and return to a state of centered awareness.

From Ego to Presence:

In the digital realm, the ego often takes center stage, seeking validation through likes and shares. Ram Dass’s teachings prompt us to transcend the ego-driven pursuits and embrace a sense of presence. Rather than measuring our worth by digital metrics, he encourages us to find value in the depth of our connections and the authenticity of our interactions. In the age of constant comparison, Ram Dass’s teachings guide us back to the essence of genuine human connection.

Detoxing the Digital Mind:

The digital age bombards us with a constant stream of stimuli, fostering a scattered and restless mind. Ram Dass’s teachings on mindfulness and meditation become invaluable tools for detoxing the digital mind. Through regular practices that anchor us to the present moment, we can cultivate a mental space that is resilient in the face of digital noise. These practices not only enhance focus but also foster a deeper understanding of ourselves amidst the chaos.

Sacred Technologies:

Ram Dass acknowledges the potential for technology to serve as a sacred tool on our spiritual journey. Rather than viewing digital devices as mere distractions, he encourages us to harness their power for growth and connection. Whether through online communities, educational resources, or meditation apps, these sacred technologies can become vehicles for spiritual exploration when approached with intention and discernment.

In the age of distraction, Ram Dass’s teachings beckon us to reclaim our digital experiences with purpose and mindfulness. By integrating these timeless principles into our daily lives, we can navigate the digital landscape with a renewed sense of balance, forging a path that leads not just to connectivity but to profound self-discovery and spiritual awakening.

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