One who seeks pleasure externally, he is materialist, and one who seeks pleasure internally, he is spiritualist.
The more you cleanse the temple, the more you decorate the Deity, the more your heart becomes cleansed and you become spiritually decorated. Cleanliness is next to godliness. Material world means dirty things and spiritual world means clean.
We must all become ideal in character and then people will be very impressed with such purity. A devotee is faultless. He has no flaws.
Whatever Krishna said, that is good, and everything else is bad. Bas. Our confusion is finished.
I don’t say, “Follow me,” I say, “Follow Krishna.” Krishna says, “Surrender unto Me.” I say, “Surrender unto Krishna.” Is there any difference? My position is simply repeating because Krishna says, “Anyone who preaches this confidential subject matter, he is dear to Me.”
Love affairs in the material world are only shadows or reflections of the real love with Krishna. If you love Krishna in any capacity, you shall never be frustrated because everything in Krishna is perfect, eternal, blissful, and full of knowledge.
We should learn to forget and forgive minor incidents because whenever there are two men in a place, there is always some misunderstanding.
You are doing your duty very nicely. That’s all right. But by doing your duty, if you do not develop your Krishna consciousness, than you are simply wasting your time.
If you catch up Krishna’s lotus feet very tightly, then you will not fall down.
When one comes becomes Krishna conscious, he loves everyone. If you chant loudly Hare Krishna, even the ants and insects who is hearing, he’ll be delivered, because it is spiritual vibration.
In the beginning there may be some failures. That is quite natural. Just as a child is trying to stand, he may fall down. But that does not mean he should give up the idea. Go on. A time will come when he will be perfect. So we should not give up this business, to try to serve the Supreme. It may be imperfect in the beginning, but stick to it, and a time will come when you’ll be perfect, Krsna conscious.