The Top 10 Best Paramahansa Yogananda Quotes

“Live quietly in the moment and see the beauty of all before you. The future will take care of itself……” 
―  Paramahansa Yogananda

“Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“You may control a mad elephant;
You may shut the mouth of the bear and the tiger;
Ride the lion and play with the cobra;
By alchemy you may learn your livelihood;
You may wander through the universe incognito;
Make vassals of the gods; be ever youthful;
You may walk in water and live in fire;
But control of the mind is better and more difficult.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“Making others happy, through kindness of speech and sincerity of right advice, is a sign of true greatness. To hurt another soul by sarcastic words, looks, or suggestions, is despicable.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“Live each moment completely and the future will take care of itself. Fully enjoy the wonder and beauty of each moment.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“You have come to earth to entertain and to be entertained.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“If you permit your thoughts to dwell on evil you yourself will become ugly. Look only for the good in everything so you absorb the quality of beauty.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“forget the past, for it is gone from your domain! forget the future, for it is beyond your reach! control the present! Live supremely well now! This is the way of the wise…” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

“Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda

Bonus Quote:

“Since you alone are responsible for your thoughts, only you can change them.” 
― Paramahansa Yogananda