The Best Sai Baba quotes

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In India, Sai Baba is a household name. He was an accomplished spiritual teacher who started his own religion, and millions of people around the world revere him as a saint. Though he passed away in 1918, his teachings still resonate today.

We are glad to present you the deepest Truth, Peace, Love, Body, Value, Human Beings, Life, Mind Sathya quotes from Sai Baba, and much more.


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About Sai Baba

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23 November 1926

death of the author

24 April 2011

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If you develop love, you do not need to develop anything else. — Sathya Sai Baba

Love is selflessness, Self is lovelessness. — Sathya Sai Baba

Purity comes from Seva… it comes from selfless love. — Sathya Sai Baba

Develop divine love. Divine love is completely selfless. — Sathya Sai Baba

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What is the unmistakable mark of a wise man? It is Love, Love for all humanity. — Sathya Sai Baba

My eye is ever on those who love me. — Sai Baba

Duty without love is deplorable. — Sathya Sai Baba

Speak with Love and it becomes Truth. — Sathya Sai Baba

Love is ev­erything. Love is God. Live in love. — Sathya Sai Baba

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There is only one royal road for the spiritual journey…Love — Sathya Sai Baba

Duty without love is deplorable. Duty with love is desirable. Love without duty is Divine. — Sathya Sai Baba

If you conduct yourself with peace love and compassion, then you are God. — Sathya Sai Baba

The aim of all spiritual practice is love. — Sathya Sai Baba

Love helps you to know yourself… turn your vision inward. — Sathya Sai Baba

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Love as Thought is Truth. — Sathya Sai Baba

Only thoughts of God and intense love for Him bring peace. — Sathya Sai Baba


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Practice the vocabulary of love–unlearn the language of hate and contempt. — Sathya Sai Baba

All things are beautiful seen through the eyes of love. — Sathya Sai Baba

Let love flow so that it cleanses the world. — Sathya Sai Baba

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Love all. Serve all. Help ever. Hurt never. — Sathya Sai Baba

You must enshrine in your hearts the spiritual urge towards light and love, Wisdom and Bliss! — Sathya Sai Baba

Love is a bridge over the sea of change. Do not build a house on it. — Sathya Sai Baba

Let us grow together, enjoy together. — Sathya Sai Baba


Your true nature is purity, peace and joy. — Sathya Sai Baba

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You have come from God, you are a spark of His Glory; you are a wave of that Ocean of Bliss; you will get peace only when you again merge in Him. — Sathya Sai Baba

I–want–peace, I is ego, Want is desire; Remove ego and desire and you have peace. — Sathya Sai Baba

People say ‘I want peace.’ If you remove I (ego), and your want (desire), you are left with peace. — Sathya Sai Baba

Man is now able to soar into outer space and reach up to the moon; but he is not moral enough to live at peace with his neighbor! — Sathya Sai Baba

Open the gates of wisdom, tear the veil of ignorance, enter the abode of Divine Bliss. Rest in peace forever. — Sathya Sai Baba

If the desires are cut off one by one, then there is peace. When the desires go one by one then there is die–mind. Then there is peace of mind. — Sathya Sai Baba


The cultivation of Human Values alone is Education. — Sathya Sai Baba

Together with worldly education, you have to cultivate the human values and undertake spiritual discipline. — Sathya Sai Baba

Human values are born with man. They are not got from outside. Man in his ignorance is not aware of these values. when man sheds his ignorance, he will experience his divine nature. — Sathya Sai Baba

It is when you experience another’s suffering as your own that your human values is manifested. — Sathya Sai Baba

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However great an intellectual may be, however great one may be as a scholar or a man of learning, one has also to acquire humanness. Without humanness, scholarship and intellectual eminence are of no value. — Sathya Sai Baba

Control of senses is an important human value. — Sathya Sai Baba

The values a man must cherish as his life–breath are: Truth, Righteousness, Peace, Love and Non violence. — Sathya Sai Baba

The fundamental human values all emanate from Dharma, based on Truth. If human behaviour has no such basis, it leads to disaster. — Sathya Sai Baba

Man is lost and is wandering in a jungle where real values have no meaning. Real values can have meaning to man only when he steps on to the spiritual path, a path where negative emotions have no use. — Sai Baba

Human values should predominate in men’s thoughts. Human life has no meaning without these values. — Sathya Sai Baba

The Human Values should be regarded as basic requirements for every human being. In spreading the message of these values to the world, you should all cooperate with each other and act in harmony. — Sathya Sai Baba

Conflicts and factions, violence and upheavals are caused by the neglect of human values in daily life. — Sathya Sai Baba

One should cultivate human values for healthy living. this calls for harmony in thought, word and deed. When you cultivate this harmony you will be free from desires and fears. — Sathya Sai Baba


Where there is no purity, there is no Unity. Without Unity you cannot attain Divinity. Then your life is just a waste. First purity, next Unity, then you realize your Divinity. — Sathya Sai Baba

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I am the protector of all lives. I am present even before the creation. I am prime God. — Sai Baba

Earn by your efficiency and enthusiasm, The right to play higher and higher roles ,That is the meaning and purpose of life. — Sathya Sai Baba

Do not contemplate on death; it is just an incident in life; contemplate on God, who is the master of all life. — Sathya Sai Baba

Whatever may be the experience in everyday life, the basci inner Truth should not be forgotten. — Sathya Sai Baba

You must pass your days in song. Let your whole life be a song. — Sai Baba

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The life ahead can only be glorious if you learn to live in total harmony with the Lord. — Sai Baba

Life is a mosaic of pleasure and pain–grief is an interval between two moments of joy. — Sathya Sai Baba

Life is endless, not punctuated by nights, days, months and years–for all are one, in the eternal stream. — Sathya Sai Baba

Life is an opportunity afforded to each not to eat and drink, but to achieve something nobler and higher to merge in the Reality. — Sathya Sai Baba

Keep your own house and its surroundings pure and clean. This hygiene will keep you healthy and benefit your worldly life. — Sathya Sai Baba

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Men seek the causes for death but no one seeks the Divine source of life. — Sathya Sai Baba

Redundant Thematics

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It is a fact that plants also have life like animals. But animals are endowed with mind, and nervous systems too while the plants do not possess the same. — Sathya Sai Baba

Study the lives of our great women, who were models of patience, fortitude, compassion and sacrifice. — Sathya Sai Baba

Make the mind, the voice and the actions agree in harmony. That is the right way of life. — Sathya Sai Baba

Man must saturate his daily life in truthful speech, virtuous acts and holy thoughts. — Sathya Sai Baba

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God does not live in structures of stone or brick. He lives in soft hearts warm with sympathy and fragrant with universal love. — Sathya Sai Baba

Teachers are reservoirs from which, through the process of education, students draw the water of life. — Sathya Sai Baba

Let love flow so that it cleanses the world. Then man can live in peace, instead of the state of turmoil he has created through his past ways of life, with all those material interests and earthly ambitions. — Sai Baba

Without God, life is like a school without a teacher. It is a wire with no current passing through it; it is a body with no soul. — Sathya Sai Baba

Man seeks to change the foods available in nature to suit his tastes, thereby putting an end to the very essence of life contained in them. — Sai Baba


Truth has to persist unaffected, in the past, present and future. That which is absent in two states, how can it be true. — Sathya Sai Baba

My power is immeasurable; My truth inexplicable, unfathomable. — Sathya Sai Baba

What is the freedom a man can enjoy? Man is governed by certain restraints. He has to adhere to truth. — Sathya Sai Baba

You must be ever vigilant to discover the unifying Truth behind all the scintillating variety. — Sathya Sai Baba

Everyone has Love towards some thing or other, and that Love is a spark of the Divine; everyone has ultimately to base his life on some one Truth; that Truth is God. — Sathya Sai Baba

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Truth is condemned as a trap; justice is jeered at; saints are harassed as social enemies. Hence this Incarnation has come to uphold the Truth and suppress the False. — Sathya Sai Baba

In truth you cannot understand the nature of My Reality, either today, or even after a thousand years of steady austerity or ardent inquiry, even if all mankind joins in that effort. — Sathya Sai Baba

Education must remove hatred between the pilgrims on the various roads to God. There is only one God, one Goal, one Law, one Truth, one Religion and one Reason. — Sathya Sai Baba


It is only by means of purity of mind can you come close to the Lord. — Sathya Sai Baba

Once we surrender our mind to God completely, He will take care of us in every way. — Sathya Sai Baba

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You can hear the footsteps of God when silence reigns in the mind. — Sathya Sai Baba

The greatest formula that can liberate, cleanse and elevate the mind is Rama–Name, the Name of Rama. — Sathya Sai Baba

Mind, word and act; all three must be filled with the belief that all is His play; that is the genuine path. — Sathya Sai Baba

Krishna insisted on outer cleanliness and inner cleansing. Clean clothes and clean minds are an ideal combination. — Sathya Sai Baba

Small minds select narrow roads; expand your mental vision and take to the broad road of helpfulness, compassion and service. — Sathya Sai Baba

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If you strive to find your Self by using your mind, you will strive and strive in vain, because the mind cannot give you the Truth. You are that Self. All else is illusion of the mind’s creation. — Sathya Sai Baba

Your sight must become an insight; it must be turned within and used to purify and clarify your mind. — Sathya Sai Baba

All religions teach one basic discipline–the removal from the mind of the blemish of egoism, of running after little joys. — Sathya Sai Baba

The secret of perfect health lies in keeping the mind always cheerful–never worried, never hurried, never borne down by any fear, thought or anxiety. — Sathya Sai Baba

As worldly thoughts diminish, thoughts of God increase. Normally, the mind is all the time desiring these worldly things. As the desires are cut out one by one, the peace becomes stronger. — Sathya Sai Baba


God is the mother and father of the world. Our parents are the mother and father of this body. — Sathya Sai Baba

We do meditation, spiritual practices in this temporary body. Though this body is temporary, you have to use temporary things to realize the Truth. — Sathya Sai Baba

Death happens to the body with which it is associated, with which it mixes. The delusion that the body is the core, that the body is real, that verily is the death. — Sathya Sai Baba

Don’t follow the mind. Don’t follow the body. Follow the Conscience. That is the main principle of this text. So we should follow our Conscience. — Sathya Sai Baba

Do not think about the body. The body comes and goes; for it there is birth and there is death. But you are not the body. Body is just rust and dust. Think only of God. Love God. — Sathya Sai Baba

Never believe that body is permanent. Body is like a water bubble. Mind is like a mad monkey. — Sathya Sai Baba

God can do anything. He has all power in the palm of His Hand. My Body, like all other bodies, is a temporary habitation; but, My Power is eternal, all–pervasive, ever–dominant. — Sathya Sai Baba

The body will shine if the character is fine; service of man and worship of God will preserve its charm. — Sathya Sai Baba

When human body itself is made of flesh, where is the need to consume the flesh of birds and animals? You should partake of only sacred food. Only then you will have sacred feelings. — Sathya Sai Baba

Do not spend your time thinking about the world or your relationships to individuals. These are all impermanent. They have only to do with the body. — Sathya Sai Baba


God designed in different faiths adored by different human communities are all limbs of the One God that really is. — Sathya Sai Baba

Human love is mostly selfishness; all the time it thinks only of the little ‘i’. That ‘i’ is the ego. — Sathya Sai Baba

In cultivating human values, emphasis should also be placed on avoiding wastage of money, food and time. — Sathya Sai Baba

The Avatar appears to be human and we are misled into thinking of him in these terms but the Avatar himself warns us against this error. — Sathya Sai Baba

Human society needs essntially fellow–feeling and unity. When these two are present, humanness will flourish. — Sathya Sai Baba

People abuse their own friends and family, but it is only after performing many meritorious acts that one gets a human birth. — Sathya Sai Baba

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