Eckhart Tolle is a spiritual teacher and best-selling author. He is best known as the author of The Power of Now and A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose. He was depressed for much of his life until age 29 when he underwent an “inner transformation”. He then spent several years wandering “in a state of deep bliss” before becoming a spiritual teacher. In September 2009, he appeared with the Dalai Lama and other speakers at the Vancouver Peace Summit. Here are some influential Eckhart Tolle quotes.
12 Motivational Eckhart Tolle Quotes
“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.” – Eckhart Tolle
“The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at the moment.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Give up defining yourself – to yourself or to others. You won’t die. You will come to life. And don’t be concerned with how others define you. When they define you, they are limiting themselves, so it’s their problem.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now.” – Eckhart Tolle
“You can only lose something that you have, but you cannot lose something that you are.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Love is not selective, just as the light of the sun is not selective. It does not make one person special. It is not exclusive. Exclusivity is not the love of God but the “love” of ego.” – Eckhart Tolle
“You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” – Eckhart Tolle
“In a genuine relationship, there is an outward flow of open, alert attention toward the other person in which there is no wanting whatsoever.” – Eckhart Tolle
“All negativity is caused by an accumulation of psychological time and denial of the present.” – Eckhart Tolle
“Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.” – Eckhart Tolle
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