Eckhart Tolle was born on the 16th of February, 1948. the spiritual author
was born in Germany, he lived his childhood in Germany up until he was thirteen.
He graduated from the University of London, he now lives in Vancouver, British
Published spiritual books by Eckhart Tolle include his best seller "The
Power of Now", "Stillness Speaks", "Practicing the Power
and his latest release "A New Earth - Awakening to your lifes
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Quotations by Eckhart Tolle
- Thinking, or more
precisely identification with thinking, gives rise to and maintains
the ego, which, in our Western society in particular, is out of control.
- When you no longer
perceive the world as hostile, there is no more fear, and when there
is no more fear, you think, speak and act differently. Love and compassion
arise, and they affect the world.
- Thinking is only
a small aspect of consciousness. Thought cannot exist without consciousness,
but consciousness does not need thought.
- The outer form
is a temporary reflection of what you are within, in your essence. That
is why love and beauty can never leave you, although all outer forms
- Be at least as
interested in your reactions as in the situation or person that causes
you to react. Notice also how often your attention is in the past or
- Death is not the
opposite of life. Life has no opposite. The opposite of death is birth.
Life is eternal.
- Both the content
and structure of your mind (i.e. what you think and how you think) are
forms of conditioning. You dont think: thinking happens to you.
- The ego is a stage
in the evolution of human consciousness. It is not your enemy. To perceive
somebody or something as an enemy is in fact one of the main misperceptions
or delusions of the egoic unconsciousness.
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