Meister Eckhart Sayings and Quotes

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


In silence man can most readily preserve his integrity.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.     

Meister Eckhart

Truly, it is in the darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us     

Meister Eckhart

The soul at its highest is found like God, but an angel gives a closer idea of him. That is all an angel is: an idea of God.     

Meister Eckhart

And suddenly you know: It's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, "thank you," that would suffice.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.     

Meister Eckhart

Only the hand that erases can write the true thing.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.     

Meister Eckhart

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.     

Meister Eckhart

God wants nothing of you but the gift of a peaceful heart.     

Meister Eckhart

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

And suddenly you just know. It's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.     

Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

Stillness is where creativity and solutions are found.     

Meister Eckhart

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action.     

Meister Eckhart

He who would be serene and pure needs but one thing, detachment.     

Meister Eckhart

There exists only the present instant... a Now which always and without end is itself new. There is no yesterday nor any tomorrow, but only Now, as it was a thousand years ago and as it will be a thousand years hence.     

Meister Eckhart

Even stones have a love, a love that seeks the ground.     

Meister Eckhart

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action.     

Meister Eckhart

He who can make distinction in God without number or quantity, knows that the three persons of the Trinity are one God.     

Meister Eckhart

When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order.     

Meister Eckhart

It is in the darkness that one finds the light.     

Meister Eckhart