Gary Zukav Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Gary Zukav quotes, Gary Zukav sayings, and Gary Zukav proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The winter solstice has always been special to me as a barren darkness that gives birth to a verdant future beyond imagination, a time of pain and withdrawal that produces something joyfully inconceivable, like a monarch butterfly masterfully extracting itself from the confines of its cocoon, bursting forth into unexpected glory.     

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If you are doing all you can to the fullest of your ability as well as you can, there is nothing else that is asked of a soul.

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Eventually you will come to understand that love heals everything, and love is all there is.     

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An authentically empowered person is humble. This does not mean the false humility of one who stoops to be with those who are below him or her. It is the inclusiveness of one who responds to the beauty of each soul. It is the harmlessness of one who treasures, honors, and reveres life in all its forms.     

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We cannot control what emotions or circumstances we will experience next, but we can choose how we will respond to them.     

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Painful emotions show you what prevents you from creating harmony, cooperation, sharing and reverence for life.     

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It hurts to love someone and not be loved in return, but what is the most painful is to love someone and never find the courage to let the person know how you feel.

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Love does more than bring peace where there is conflict. It brings a different way of being in the world.

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There is no difference between acute schizophrenia and a world at war.     

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When fear ceases to scare you, it cannot stay.     

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We have always been involved in spiritual evolution. We are spiritual beings, we have always been spiritual beings and we will always be spiritual beings.

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Caregivers attract caregivers and live in a community of love. They are energized by their caring, fulfilled, and they love life. Caretakers attract caretakers and live in the company of resentful victims who see themselves as misused and are fatigued from constant giving with no return.

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Every intention sets energy into motion whether you are conscious of it or not.     

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Both the Winter and the Summer Solstices are expressions of love. They show us the opposition of light and dark, expansion and contraction, that characterize our experiences in the Earth school so that we can recognize our options as we move through our lives.     

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At the Summer Solstice, all is green and growing, potential coming into being, the miracle of manifestation painted large on the canvas of awareness. At the Winter Solstice, the wind is cold, trees are bare and all lies in stillness beneath blankets of snow.     

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Emotional pain of any kind is a reminder to stop and look inside.

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Nonsense is that which does not fit into the prearranged patterns which we have superimposed on reality. Nonsense is nonsense only when we have not yet found that point of view from which it makes sense.     

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Clarity is the ability to see the soul in action in the physical world.

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Authentic power is the real deal. You can't inherit it, buy it, or win it. You also can't lose it. You don't need to build your body, reputation, wealth, or charisma to get it.     

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Practice moderation in all things except love.     

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Caregiving has no second agendas or hidden motives. The care is given from love for the joy of giving without expectation, no strings attached.

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Authentic power is the real deal. You can't inherit it, buy it, or win it. You also can't lose it. You don't need to build your body, reputation, wealth, or charisma to get it.     

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We have always been involved in spiritual evolution. We are spiritual beings, we have always been spiritual beings and we will always be spiritual beings.

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Becoming integrated and whole is the spiritual path. The body is your vehicle. Your job is to learn about yourself from your experiences and change yourself. This is spiritual growth.

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Reverence is simply the experience of accepting that all Life is, in and of itself, of value.

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Choosing not to act on an angry impulse and to feel the pain that lies beneath it is a very courageous thing to do.     

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Ponder the depth and the power of loyalty-the ability to serve and support a cause greater than yourself.

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