10 Inspiring New Years Yoga Quotes
As the calendar turns its page to a new year, it marks not only the passage of time but also an opportunity for personal and spiritual renewal. In this season of fresh beginnings, many find solace and motivation in inspiring spiritual sayings, proverbs and New Year’s yoga quotes that resonate with the essence of hope, reflection, and growth. These quotes, often rooted in timeless wisdom and profound insights, serve as guiding lights, prompting us to contemplate our journeys, set intentions, and embrace the transformative power of the year ahead.
As we continue to evolve and improve in the coming year, these words become beacons of inspiration, encouraging us to elevate our spirits, deepen our connections, and embrace the limitless possibilities that lie ahead.
“In the beginning there was Desire, which was the first seed of mind.”
— The Rig Veda
“The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep.”
— Jalaluddin Rumi, Sufi Mystic
“When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds. Your mind transcends limitations, your consciousness expands in every direction, and you find yourself in a new, great and wonderful world.”
— The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
“Train your senses to be obedient. Regulate your activities to lead you to the goal. Hold the reins of your mind as you hold the reins of restive horses.”
— The Upanishads
“Adhere to: Faith, unity and sacrifice.
Avoid: Back-biting, falsehood and crookedness.
Admire: Frankness, honesty and large-heartedness.
Control: Tongue, temper, and tossing of the mind.
Cultivate: Cosmic love, forgiveness and patience.
Hate: Lust, anger, and pride.”
— Swami Sivananda, Indian Spiritual Leader
“Reshape yourself through the power of your will; never let yourself be degraded by self-will. The will is the only friend of the Self; and the will is the only enemy of the Self.”
— The Bhagavad Gita
“However many holy words you speak, however many you read, what good will they do you if you do not act on them?”
— The Dhammapada
“There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow; so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.”
— Dalai Lama, Spiritual Leader
“As all the towering trees do not bear fruits until their due season, one’s tireless efforts won’t be successful until the time of fortune arrives.”
— Saint Avvaiyar, Tamil Poetess
“We do not belong to the past dawns, but to the noons of the future.”
— Sri Aurobindo, Indian Philosopher
Here are some tools and resources to aid you in your yoga, meditation and wellness practice for the new year and beyond:
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