> Author Index > D - Authors > Indra Devi Quotes

Indra Devi Quotes

Freedom is living without chains.

Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force - that thoughts rule the world.

I do not belong to any religion. Everything is between God and myself.

Laughter drives shouting away.

Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed, the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed.

Men have to descend from their pedestal and learn how to be more broadminded and spiritual.

Tell your husbands any bad news when everything is calm, not just as they come through the door.

Tranquillizers do not change our environment, nor do they change our personalities. They merely reduce our responsiveness to stimuli. They dull the keen edge of the angers, fears, or anxiety with which we might otherwise react to the problems of living. Once the response has been dulled, the irritating surface noise of living muted or eliminated, the spark and brilliance are also gone.

We must keep both our femininity and our strength.

We women must listen to our inner voice. It is easier for women to do this as they are not afraid to say what they feel.

We've got our own daylight to get bad thoughts away, and we talk with that light - our star in our heart. We take away what's unimportant.

Women must not shout back when their husbands come home and shout at them for any reason.

Yoga is a way to freedom. By its constant practice, we can free ourselves from fear, anguish and loneliness.

Yoga is an art and science of living.

Yoga means union, in all its significances and dimensions.