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quote by Eckhart Tolle: You are not a problem that needs solving. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

You are not a problem that needs solving.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: To me the ego is the habitual and compulsive thought processes that go through everybody's mind continuously. External things like possessions or memories or failures or successes or achievements. Yo… with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

To me the ego is the habitual and compulsive thought processes that go through everybody's mind continuously. External things like possessions or memories or failures or successes or achievements. Your personal history.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: When you wash your hands, when you make a cup of coffee, when you're waiting for the elevator -- instead of indulging in thinking, these are all opportunities for being there as a still, alert presen… with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

When you wash your hands, when you make a cup of coffee, when you're waiting for the elevator -- instead of indulging in thinking, these are all opportunities for being there as a still, alert presence.

--Eckhart Tolle

quote by Eckhart Tolle: Boredom, anger, sadness, or fear are not 'yours,' not personal. They are conditions of the human mind. They come and go. Nothing that comes and goes is you. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Boredom, anger, sadness, or fear are not 'yours,' not personal. They are conditions of the human mind. They come and go. Nothing that comes and goes is you.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: The only thing you ever have is now. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

The only thing you ever have is now.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: If small things have the power to disturb you, then who you think you are is exactly that: small. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

If small things have the power to disturb you, then who you think you are is exactly that: small.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: People don't realize that now is all there ever is; there is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

People don't realize that now is all there ever is; there is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: What a liberation to realize that the 'voice in my head' is not who I am. 'Who am I, then?' The one who sees that. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

What a liberation to realize that the 'voice in my head' is not who I am. 'Who am I, then?' The one who sees that.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Thought can be so seductive and hypnotic that it absorbs your attention totally, so you become your thoughts.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Dogmas are collective conceptual prisons. And the strange thing is that people love their prison cells because they give them a sense of security and a false sense of 'I know.' Nothing has inflicted … with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Dogmas are collective conceptual prisons. And the strange thing is that people love their prison cells because they give them a sense of security and a false sense of 'I know.' Nothing has inflicted more suffering on humanity than its dogmas.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: That is the real spiritual awakening, when something emerges from within you that is deeper than who you thought you were. So, the person is still there, but one could almost say that something more … with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

That is the real spiritual awakening, when something emerges from within you that is deeper than who you thought you were. So, the person is still there, but one could almost say that something more powerful shines through the person.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Life is an adventure, it's not a package tour. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Life is an adventure, it's not a package tour.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: People look to time in expectation that it will eventually make them happy, but you cannot find true happiness by looking toward the future. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

People look to time in expectation that it will eventually make them happy, but you cannot find true happiness by looking toward the future.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: To realize that you are not your thoughts is when you begin to awaken spiritually. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

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

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, salvation, enlightenment. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, salvation, enlightenment.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life -- and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life -- and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.

--Eckhart Tolle


quote by Eckhart Tolle: You can always cope with the present moment, but you cannot cope with something that is only a mind projection -- you cannot cope with the future. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

You can always cope with the present moment, but you cannot cope with something that is only a mind projection -- you cannot cope with the future.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: When you take your attention into the present moment, a certain alertness arises. You become more conscious of what's around you, but also, strangely, a sense of presence that is both within and with… with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

When you take your attention into the present moment, a certain alertness arises. You become more conscious of what's around you, but also, strangely, a sense of presence that is both within and without.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Acceptance looks like a passive state, but in reality it brings something entirely new into this world. That peace, a subtle energy vibration, is consciousness. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Acceptance looks like a passive state, but in reality it brings something entirely new into this world. That peace, a subtle energy vibration, is consciousness.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Many people identify their sense of self with the problems they have, or think they have. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Many people identify their sense of self with the problems they have, or think they have.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Being at ease with not knowing is crucial for answers to come to you. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Being at ease with not knowing is crucial for answers to come to you.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: If there are people you haven't forgiven, you're not going to really awaken. You have to let go. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

If there are people you haven't forgiven, you're not going to really awaken. You have to let go.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: People tend to dwell more on negative things than on good things. So the mind then becomes obsessed with negative things, with judgments, guilt and anxiety produced by thoughts about the future and s… with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

People tend to dwell more on negative things than on good things. So the mind then becomes obsessed with negative things, with judgments, guilt and anxiety produced by thoughts about the future and so on.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

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

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Eckhart Tolle: It is through gratitude for the present moment that the spiritual dimension of life opens up. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

It is through gratitude for the present moment that the spiritual dimension of life opens up.

--Eckhart Tolle

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