Eat Pray And Love Quotes by Elizabeth Gilbert, Dante Alighieri, Kabir, Saint Augustine and many others.
When you’re lost in those woods, it sometimes takes you a while to realize that you are lost.
It’s easy enough to pray when you’re in distress but continuing to pray even when your crisis has passed is like a sealing process, helping your soul hold tight to its good attainment.
I am not an expert at praying, as you know. But can you please help me? I am in desperate need of help. I don’t know what to do. I need an answer. Please tell me what to do.
the only thing you need to do for now is get some rest and take good care of yourself until you do know the answer
Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark. If we truly knew all the answers in advance as to the meaning of life and the nature of God and the destiny of our souls, our belief would not be a leap of faith and it would not be a courageous act of humanity; it would just be… a prudent insurance policy.
This is a good sign, having a broken heart. It means we have tried for something.
The love that moves the sun and the other stars.
The great Sufi poet and philosopher Rumi once advised his students to write down the three things they most wanted in life. If any item on the list clashes with any other item, Rumi warned, you are destined for unhappiness.
God dwells within you, as you.
A true soul mate is probably the most important person you’ll ever meet, because they tear down your walls and smack you awake. But to live with a soul mate forever? Nah. Too painful. Soul mates, they come into your life just to reveal another layer of yourself to you, and then leave.
We all want things to stay the same. Settle for living in misery because we are afraid of change, of things crumbling to ruins. Ruin is a gift. Ruin is the road to transformation.
You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control.
To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life.
We’re miserable because we think that we are mere individuals, alone with our fears and flaws and resentment and mortality.
You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.
Smile with face, smile with mind, and good energy will come to you and clean away dirty energy.
Yet what keeps me from dissolving right now into a complete fairy-tale shimmer is this solid truth, a truth which has veritably built my bones over the last few years–I was not rescued by a prince; I was the administrator of my own rescue.