Mata Amritanandamayi Sayings and Quotes

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


No one becomes pure and selfless overnight; it involves time and concentrated effort, coupled with tremendous patience and love.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Progress can be slow and gradual. Continue putting in effort with patience, enthusiasm and faith.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Spiritual love is without limits or boundaries. Worldly love is superficial and fluctuating.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Today, society is sacrificing love, values and dharma in its pursuit of materialistic gains.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Our compassion and acts of selflessness take us to the deeper truths.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Being aware of the bondage is enough to free you from its clutches.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Too much reasoning has spoiled the contemporary mind. People have lost their hearts and faith.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

When the storm brews and the waves swell, only an experienced captain can control the ship and save it.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Fundamentally, what everyone needs is mental strength and confidence, to manage the mind, just as we manage the outside world.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

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

Mata Amritanandamayi

Pure love makes you feel as light as a flower. You won't feel any heaviness or burden. Ego creates the burden.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Consoling a miserable soul, wiping the tears of a crying person is greater than any worldly achievement.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Don't be discouraged by your incapacity to dispel darkness from the world. Light your little candle and step forward.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Purify the mind through selfless service.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Make use of all free time at the office and elsewhere for chanting your mantra or reading spiritual books. Avoid indulging in unnecessary gossip and try to talk about spiritual subjects with others.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

We should learn to love everyone equally, because in essence we are all one, one Atman, one soul.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Pure love transcends the body. It is between hearts. It has nothing to do with bodies.      

Mata Amritanandamayi

The only way we can feel free is by feeling the pure love within.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Our ultimate dharma is self-realization. Thoughts and actions that support our spiritual evolution are real dharma.      

Mata Amritanandamayi

If you perform your work viewing it as your dharma, your actions become sacred.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

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