Bhagavid Gita Quotes

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The Shrimad Bhagavid Gita is one of the holy scriptures for Hinduism, often referred to as the Gita or the Bhagavad Gita.

It is a 700-verse Hindu scripture that is part of the epic Mahabharata, dated to the second half of the first millennium BCE and is typical of the Hindu synthesis.

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Best 15 Quotes by Bhagavid Gita

The Bhagavad Gita Quotes

“Arise, slay thy enemies, enjoy a prosperous kingdom.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Be focused on action and not on the fruits of action.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Death is as sure for that which is born, as birth is for that which is dead. Therefore grieve not for what is inevitable.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“One who sees inaction in action, and action in inaction, is intelligent among men.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“The whole world is an illusion, however you must treat the illusion as if it is real.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Through selfless service, you will always be fruitful and find the fulfillment of your desires.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Whatever action is performed by a great man, common men follow in his footsteps, and whatever standards he sets by exemplary acts, all the world pursues.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“When a man dwells on the pleasure of sense, attraction for them arises in him. From attraction arises desire, the lust of possession, and this leads to passion, to anger.

From passion comes confusion of mind, then loss of remembrance, the forgetting of duty. From this loss comes the ruin of reason, and the ruin of reason leads man to destruction.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“Work for work’s sake, not for yourself. Act but do not be attached to your actions. Be in the world, but not of it.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“You are only entitled to the action, never to its fruits.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“You are what you believe in. You become that which you believe you can become.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“You have a right to perform your prescribed duties, but you are not entitled to the fruits of your actions.”

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The Bhagavad Gita

“You have the right to work, but for the work's sake only. You have no right to the fruits of work. Desire for the fruits of work must never be your motive in working. Never give way to laziness, either.

Perform every action with you heart fixed on the Supreme Lord. Renounce attachment to the fruits. Be even-tempered in success and failure: for it is this evenness of temper which is meant by yoga.

Work done with anxiety about results is far inferior to work done without such anxiety, in the calm of self-surrender. Seek refuge in the knowledge of Brahma. They who work selfishly for results are miserable.”

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The Bhagavad Gita