After all, yoga is a lot more than just a workout it’s a lifestyle.
Sharon Gannon once said “You cannot do yoga. Yoga is your natural state. What you can do are yoga exercises, which may reveal to you where you are resisting your natural state.”
The ones who have experienced the true essence of yoga do accept, that it is the perfect experience of bliss they got to know.
But for newbies, it is a challenge.
And by the way, it’s not just yoga.
I don’t know is it for the good or bad but human mind and body do resist everything new. Be it new diet plan, workout routine, leave alone lifestyle we even resist our new pajamas for christ sake.
As every new thing takes time to get settled and integrated into our existing lifestyle pattern so is yoga. All it needs is a bit discipline and consistency.
And for those this ‘new thing’ is Yoga. My dear, you are up for the world best high evolution has ever produced.
To start with here are my best-selected yoga quotes which always works for me.
To be honest they are not just for motivation. In fact, I got to know more about yoga by just these quotes than any other published book on the subject.
So just lean back, scroll and enjoy the show.
21 Yoga Quotes For Inspiration.
Yoga Quote #1:- “For me, yoga is not just a workout – it’s about working on yourself.” ~ Mary Glover
Yoga Quote #2:- “Yoga is the perfect opportunity to be curious about who you are.” ~ Jason Crandell
Yoga Quote #3:- “Yoga takes you into the present moment, the only place where life exists.”
Yoga Quote #4:- “Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lie our growth and our freedom.” ~ Viktor E. Frankl
Yoga Quote #5:- “The rhythm of the body, the melody of the mind & the harmony of the soul create the symphony of life.” ~ B.K.S. Iyengar
Yoga Quote #6:- “In stillness all conflict must end.” ~ Phillip Urso
Yoga Quote #7:- “Make an attitude to be in gratitude, you will find the whole Universe will come to you.” ~ Yogi Bhajan
Yoga Quote #8:- “First month paining, second month tired, third month flying.” ~ Sharath Jois
Yoga Quote #9:- “The world is the gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.” ~ Swami Vivekananda.
Yoga Quote #10:- “Yoga teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured.” ~ B.K.S. Iyengar
Yoga Quote #11:- “The beauty is that people often come here for the stretch, and leave with a lot more.”~Liza Ciano
Yoga Quote #12:- “Yoga is the practice of quieting the mind.” ~ Patanjali
Yoga Quote #13:- “For those wounded by civilization, yoga is the most healing salve.” ~ T. Guillemets
Yoga Quote #14:- “Basketball is an endurance sport, and you have to learn to control your breath; that’s the essence of yoga, too. So, I consciously began using yoga techniques in my practice and playing. I think yoga helped reduce the number and severity of injuries I suffered. As preventative medicine, it’s unequaled.” ~ Kareem Abdul Jabbar.
Yoga Quote #14:- “Beyond meditation there is the experience of now.”
~ Ryan Parenti
Yoga Quote #16:- “Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice. Better than knowledge is meditation. But better still is surrender of attachment to results, because there follows immediate peace.” ~ Bhagavad Gita
Yoga Quote #17:- “Silence is not silent. Silence speaks. It speaks most eloquently. Silence is not still. Silence leads. It leads most perfectly.”
~ Sri Chinmoy
Yoga Quote #18:- “If we know the divine art of concentration, if we know the divine art of meditation, if we know the divine art of contemplation, easily and consciously we can unite the inner world and the outer world.” ~ Sri Chinmoy
Yoga Quote #19:- “The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.” ~ James Allen
Yoga Quote #20:- “Yoga is a dance between control and surrender- between pushing and letting go-and when to push and when to let go becomes part of creative process, part of an open-ended exploration of your being.”
Yoga Quote #21:- “Real peace is always unshakable… Bliss is unchanged by gain or loss.” ~ Yogi Bhajan
Thanks for staying till here
Take good care of yourself and c.ya