World Religions Quotes


Special thanks to Al Wolf who provided these quotes and their commentaries..

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...in the spirit of seeing loving truth, beauty and goodness in ALL things, including the apparently human-originated religions, which are so much a part of ALL of our cultures regardless of background, and ultimately of our world-wide humankind common spiritual heritage. - Al Wolf"

Sources include Kabir, Bhagavad Gita, Rumi, the Baal Shem, Lao Tzu, Ojibway (AmerIndian), Meister Eckhart, Thich Nhat Hanh, Baha'u'llah, Ashtavakra Gita, The Urantia Book

Sources include Francis of Assisi, Black Elk, the Buddha, Rabbi Nachman, Jalal al-Din Rumi, Lao Tzu, Abdu'l-Baha, songs of the Sikhs, Kena Upanishad, Psalm 131

Sources include The Dhammapada, St. Teresa of Avila, Jan Van Ruysbroeck, Meister Eckhart, St. John of the Cross, Lao Tzu, Kabir, Abdu'l-Baha, Black Elk, Yunus Emre, The Zohar

Sources include Jesus, Guru Nanak, the Hindu Vedas, P'ang Yun, or Layman P'ang, 'Abdu'l-Baha, Lao Tzu, Ute (Native American Indian), Mother Teresa

Sources include Kobayashi Issa, Stephen Mitchell, Thomas Merton, the Mul Mantra, Guru Nanak, Gobind Singh, the Guru Granth, Joseph Campbell, Christian doxology, Christian spiritual

Sources include Krishna, Roberto Assagioli, St. Francis, Sioux Prayer, Mumon Ekai, Setcho, traditional Buddhist, the Bible, Lao Tzu, Rabindranath Tagore, Shoghi Effendi Rabbani, Rumi, Meister Eckhart, the U.N., Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

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Al Wolf also wanted us to add this disclaimer:

"I claim no expertise on ANY of this, just a long-term seeker's understanding! A lot of this was pulled together from various scattered sources, with a lot also from my very faulty memory banks no less! ;)"

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