Eckhart Tolle Sayings and Quotes

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


Be aware of your breathing. Notice how this takes attention away from your thinking and creates space.     

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Practice presence embrace the place where life happens.     

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Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.     

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The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.     

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Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them.     

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Awareness takes over from thinking. Instead of being in charge of your life, thinking becomes the servant of awareness.     

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You get there by realizing you are already there.     

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To be conscious of being, you need to reclaim consciousness from the mind. This is one of the most essential tasks on your spiritual journey.     

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Going with the flow is for some people an excuse for not taking action and it refers usually to one's life situation.     

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Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.     

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Only when you've truly had enough suffering in your life, are you able to say I don't need it anymore.     

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Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge.     

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To stay present in everyday life, it helps to be deeply rooted within yourself; otherwise, the mind, which has incredible momentum, will drag you along like a wild river.     

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Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.     

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Spiritual Awakening is awakening from the dream of thought.     

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Spiritual awakening - is becoming awake to the aliveness of this moment.     

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The awakening of consciousness is the next evolutionary step for mankind.     

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Only by awakening can you know the true meaning of that word.     

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Spiritual Awakening is awakening from the dream of thought.     

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Spiritual awakening - is becoming awake to the aliveness of this moment.     

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Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it.     

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Awareness is the greatest agent for change.     

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Wherever you are, be there totally.     

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In today's rush, we all think too much — seek too much — want too much — and forget about the joy of just being.     

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To realize that you are not your thoughts is when you begin to awaken spiritually.     

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The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.     

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I am the hole on the flute that Gods breath flows through.     

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True intelligence operates silently. Stillness is where creativity and solutions to problems are found.     

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It is the stillness that will save and transform the world.     

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With stillness comes the benediction of Peace.     

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