Swami Vivekananda citations
Date de naissance: 12. janvier 1863
Date de décès: 4. juillet 1902
Swami Vivekananda , né le 12 janvier 1863 à Calcutta et mort le 4 juillet 1902 à Belur Math au Bengale-Occidental , est un philosophe et maître spirituel qui a fait connaître l'hindouisme au monde occidental et a inspiré le mouvement pour l'indépendance de l'Inde. C'est l'un des principaux disciples de Râmakrishna et le fondateur de la Ramakrishna mission.
Citations Swami Vivekananda
„A fool may buy all the books in the world, and they will be in his library; but he will be able to read only those that he deserves to.“
— Swami Vivekananda, Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda, 9 Vols.
„He is present in every being! These are all in manifold forms of him. There is no other God to seek for! He alone is worshipping God, who serves all beings!“
— Swami Vivekananda
Context: After so much austerity I have known that the highest truth is this: He is present in every being! These are all in manifold forms of him. There is no other God to seek for! He alone is worshipping God, who serves all beings! As quoted in Vivekananda : The Yogas and Other Works (1953), p. 173; also at [http://mylifeyoga.com/2011/12/10/the-story-of-swami-vivekananda-mission-impossibl/ "The Story Of Swami Vivekananda: Mission Impossible" at MyLifeYoga (10 December 2011)]