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Bhagavad-Gita As It Is
A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

1 "Although the Supersoul appears to be divided, He is never divided. He is situated as one." Bhagavad Gita, ch. 13, v. 17

2 "The mind should be devoid of duplicity and should think of the welfare of all."

3 "The Lord, situated in the hearts of all living entities, directs their senses."

4 "Vishnu is one, and yet He is certainly all-pervading. By His inconceivable potency, in spite of His one form, He is present everywhere." The Vedas

5 "All the manifold manifestations of wonderful things are going on by the simple supreme will of God, and all of them are subordinate to that supreme will."

6 "Living entities are fragmental parts and parcels of the Supreme Lord - eternally."

7 "The Supreme Lord is the Soul of all souls."

8 "The Lord..is omnipresent. We should know Him always, twenty-four hours a day."

9 "One who sees the Supersoul in every living being and equal everywhere does not degrade himself by his mind. Thus he approaches the transcendental destination." Bhagavad Gita, ch. 13, v. 29

10 "Although You are one, You are spread throughout the sky and the planets and in all space between, O great one." Bhagavad Gita, ch. 11, v. 20

11 "No one is able to destroy the imperishable soul." Bhagavad Gita, ch. 2, v. 17

12 "The ultimate goal of life is self-realization."

13 "Devotional service is a process of spiritual understanding....Devotional service to the Lord and the Lord Himself are one and the same because they are...manifesting the internal energy of the Supreme Lord."

14 "By nature's law, this human form of life is specifically meant for self-realization."

15 "This is the secret of Krsna [Krishna] consciousness - realization that there is no other existence besides Krsna is the platform of peace and fearlessness."

16 "That Supreme Personality of Godhead is, by His plenary portions, alive in the heart of every living entity."

17 "The Supreme Lord is situated in everyone's heart, O Arjuna, and is directing the wanderings of all living entities."

18 "Our consciousness seeks happiness because we are part and parcel of the Lord."

19 "Fear is due to one's absorption in illusory energy, but when one is free from illusory energy...then he has nothing to fear."

20 "From Brahman...on down to the smallest ant, all entities are existing because the Supreme Lord has entered and is sustaining each."

21 "Oneness means not that they [living entities] have no individuality, but that there is no disunity. They are all agreeable to the purpose of the Lord."

22 "He [the Supersoul] is situated in everyone's heart."

23 "The Supreme Lord is represented throughout the entire material universe by His entering into all things as the Supersoul."

24 "Every living being is Brahman."

25 "We are constitutionally parts and parcels of the Supreme."

This body of quotes compiled by JoAnn Kite