Tag Archives: Desire

“Tame the Wild Elephant”

Buddha said: My own mind used to wander, Wherever pleasure or desire or lust led it. But now I have it tamed, I guide it, As the keeper guides the wild elephant.

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“Desire”

Buddha said: If you sleep Desire grows in you Like a vine in the forest. Like a monkey in the forest You jump from tree to tree, Never finding the fruit— From life to life, Never finding peace.

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“It Will Go Away”

Neem Karloi Baba said: If you want to see God, kill desires. Desires are in the mind. When you have a desire for something, don’t act on it and it will go away. If you desire to drink this cup … Continue reading

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“Greed Will Depart”

Guru Granth Shaib Ji said: Meditate and listen to the Name of the Lord, and give it to everyone. In this way, the filth of lifetimes of karma shall be removed and egotistical pride shall vanish from your mind. Sexual … Continue reading

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The Relaxed Soul on “Desire”

Desire is like the moon casting it’s shadow upon the water. Desire can never be touched, loved, cared for… or bring comfort. Desire is only an illusion… that fuels the fires of discontent. If desire is longed for… it breeds … Continue reading

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The Relaxed Soul on “The Ultimate Expression of Love”

The love of man and woman is called infatuation. Mothers loves their children with great affection. Friends love one another with great attachment. And when we love physical items such as computers… that’s called desire. But when we love God, … Continue reading

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Desire for Work

Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart. Rumi

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Alignment with Love

Everything other than love arises from the absence of alignment in love. In that absence of alignment, the ego, and its agent, desire, hijack the power of love. Swami Chetanananda

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About Desire and More

Desire is storm, Greed is whirlpool, Pride is precipice, Attachment is avalanche, And ego is volcano. Discard these and you will be liberated. Sai Baba

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