Our collection of inspirational Bhagavad Gita quotes.
What is Bhagavad Gita?
Famous Bhagavad Gita Quotes in English by Lord Krishna
The Bhagavad Gita, “Song of God”, is a 700-verse, 18-chapter Indian text within the Mahabharata.
Bhagavad Gita means “Song of God”. The text contains a conversation between Prince Arjuna and his guide Lord Krishna.
In this conversation, Krishna gives spiritual and material advice to Arjuna.
Here, you will find various quotes from Bhagavad Gita about life, spirituality, peace, mind, anger, meditation, and other topics.
Bhagavad Gita Quotes in English about Karma, Life, and Spirituality
“If the light of a thousand suns suddenly arose in the sky, that splendor might be compared to the radiance of the Supreme Spirit.”
“One who has control over the mind is tranquil in heat and cold, in pleasure and pain, and in honor and dishonor; and is ever steadfast with the Supreme Self.”
“He who is in Yoga, the pure soul, master of his self, who has conquered the senses, whose self becomes the self of all existences, even though he does works, he is not involved in them.”
“A Karma-yogi performs action by body, mind, intellect, and senses, without attachment (or ego), only for self-purification.”
“A gift is pure when it is given from the heart to the right person at the right time and at the right place, and when we expect nothing in return.”
“Action is greater than inaction. Perform therefore thy task in life. Even the life of the body could not be if there were no action.”
“Perform work in this world, Arjuna, as a man established within himself – without selfish attachments, and alike in success and defeat. For yoga is perfect evenness of mind.”
“All Karma, or effects of actions, completely melt away from the liberated being who, free from attachments, with his mind enveloped in wisdom, performs the true spiritual fire right.”
“No one who does good work will ever come to a bad end, either here or in the world to come.”
“Delusion arises from anger. The mind is bewildered by delusion. Reasoning is destroyed when the mind is bewildered. One falls down when reasoning is destroyed.”
“The mind is restless and difficult to restrain, but it is subdued by practice.”
“When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering like the flame of a lamp in a windless place.”
“Strive to still your thoughts. Make your mind one-pointed in meditation.”
“Whatever happened, happened for the good. Whatever is happening, is happening for the good. Whatever will happen, will also happen for the good.”
“Change is the law of the universe. You can be a millionaire, or a pauper in an instant.”
“A person can rise through the efforts of his own mind; or draw himself down, in the same manner. Because each person is his own friend or enemy.”
“Blessed is a human birth, even the dwellers in heaven desire this birth, for true knowledge and pure love may be attained only by a human being”.
“An action which is ordained, which is free from attachment, which is done without love or hatred by one who is not desirous of any reward—that action is declared to be Sattvik”.
“He who has no attachments can really love others, for his love is pure and divine.”
“Do everything you have to do, but not with greed, not with ego, not with lust, not with envy but with Love, compassion, humility, and devotion”
“He who has no attachments can really Love others, for his love is pure and divine.”