Mantra Sayings and Quotes

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


Gratitude is the greatest prayer. Thank you is the greatest mantra     

Swami Nithyananda

A mantra is a very powerful word. It vibrates like music does, only not on this plane but on other planes of reality. It creates a powerful force. It starts the kundalini moving     

Frederick Lenz

Mantras are passwords that transform the mundane into the sacred.     

Deva Premal

The mantra that you're given in Transcendental Meditation you keep to yourself. The reason being, true happiness is not out there, true happiness lies within.     

David Lynch

Expertise is the mantra of modern medicine.     

Atul Gawande

For a true disciple, the repetition of the mantra is like food     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Food should be consumed while chanting your mantra inwardly. This will purify the food and the mind at the same time     

Mata Amritanandamayi

A mantra is a thought. Use a mantra to help you still your mind initially and then move into silent meditation     

Frederick Lenz

A mantra is basically a means of talking with your thoughts and feelings. It's a time-honored method sometimes referred to as prayer, but really it's an opening of a conversation between the heart and the mind.     

Tsoknyi Rinpoche

I think there is no mantra for success. One just has to be positive and keep doing good work. One must     

Madhuri Dixit

If you tell yourself something often enough you will start to believe it, that is why you must make self love your mantra.     

Leon Brown

The biggest guru-mantra is: never share your secrets with anybody. It will destroy you.     

Chanakya

We meditate so that our minds can be sharp and alert. We chant mantras so that your souls may be ignited like candles. We walk in the light of this beauty.     

Harbhajan Singh Yogi

...Mantras are not thought of as products of discursive thought, human wisdom or poetic fantasy, but ”flash-lights of the eternal truth, seen by those eminent men who have come to super sensuous contact with the Unseen.     

Gonda

The Mantra may be used in any life situation and even during our daily routine to relax and quieten the mind. It will bring clarity and the ability to think positively.     

Sri Tulsidasji

We all need mantras, I guess - stories we tell ourselves to keep us going.     

Lauren Oliver

A Mantra is composed of certain letters arranged in definite sequence of sounds, of which the letters are the representative signs. To produce the designed effect, Mantra must be intoned in the proper way, according to rhythm and sound...a Mantra is a potent compelling force, a word of power.     

Sir John Woodrofe

The definition of mantra is 'that which protects the mind.' That which protects the mind from negativity, or that which protects you from your own mind, is called mantra.     

Sogyal Rinpoche

A mantra is nothing more than a collection of words strung together to create a positive effect     

Robin S. Sharma

It is more important to repeat a mantra several times with total absorption than to parrot it for hours on end.     

Frederick Lenz