Quotes by Osho

90 Osho Quotes for wisdom and enlightenment

Osho, also known as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, was a spiritual teacher, philosopher and guru known for his provocative and thought-provoking views on life, love, and spirituality. Acharya Rajneesh’s wisdom continue to inspire and enlighten people from all walks of life. In this blog post, we will explore some of his most profound Osho quotes.

Osho Quotes

  1. Meditation is a surrender, it is not a demand. It is not forcing existence your way, it is relaxing into the way existence wants you to be. It is a let-go.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes

  1. Simplicity means to be just yourself, whoever you are, in tremendous acceptance, with no goal, with no ideal. All ideals are crap.” ~ Osho

Osho Quote

  1. Discover yourself, otherwise you have to depend on other people’s opinions who don’t know themselves.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes on Life

  1. “The one you are looking for is you.” ~ Osho

Quotes by Osho

  1. “The river flows by itself – allow it to flow.” ~ Osho

Best Osho Quotes

  1. “A little foolishness enough to enjoy life, and a little wisdom to avoid the errors, that will do.” ~ Osho
  2. “If you love a flower, don’t pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be.” ~ Osho
  3. “The ultimate mysteries are opened only to those who have immense patience.” ~ Osho
  4. “If you suffer, it is because of you. If you feel blissful, it is because of you. Nobody else is responsible, only you and you alone. You are your hell and your heaven too.” ~ Osho
  5. “Don’t seek, don’t search, don’t ask, don’t knock, don’t demand – relax. If you relax, it comes. If you relax, it is there. If you relax, you start vibrating with it.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes on Life

  1. “Think of life as dance, as movement, and become more and more in tune with this moving existence.” ~ Osho
  2. Life is a balance between rest and movement.” ~ Osho
  3. “This very moment is the only real existential time; there is nowhere else.” ~ Osho
  4. “Unless you die, you cannot hold the infinite within you. So learn to die.” ~ Osho
  5. “One has to be spontaneous. One has to live moment to moment, neither thinking of the past, nor thinking of the future, nor clinging to the present.” ~ Osho
  6. “The more alive you are, the less repetitive. Only a dead man can be consistent. Living is inconsistency; life is freedom. Freedom cannot be consistent.” ~ Osho
  7. “Don’t try to change others; just change yourself, and life changes.” ~ Osho
  8. “My approach to life is that whatsoever you do, change cannot be stopped. So the best way is to start loving this change, understanding this change. And it is a beautiful dance once you are not afraid of it. It is aliveness. And because something new is happening each moment life remains an adventure, a constant exploration.” ~ Osho
  9. “Never become a believer, never become a follower, never become a part of any organization, never become a part of any religion, never become a part of any nation. Remain authentically true to yourself.” ~ Osho
  10. “The man of understanding dies every moment to the past and is reborn again to the future. His present is always a transformation, a rebirth, a resurrection. It is not a question of courage at all, that is the first thing to be understood. It is a question of clarity, of being clear about what is what.” ~ Osho

Quotes by Osho

  1. Friendship is the purest love. It is the highest form of Love where nothing is asked for, no condition, where one simply enjoys giving.” ~ Osho
  2. “Love arises out of deep respect and gratitude, seeing your beauty and grandeur, seeing your unconditional love which asks nothing in response, not even love.” ~ Osho
  3. “You don’t know what love is if you have not loved yourself.” ~ Osho
  4. “Love relates, but it is not a relationship. Relationship is a dead thing, a closed thing. Love is a flowing.” ~ Osho
  5. “One who forgives is forgiven.” ~ Osho
  6. Truth is not something outside to be discovered, it is something inside to be realized.” ~ Osho
  7. “If you are serious, then you cannot flow. Then you are frozen inside; then you become just a dead stone.” ~ Osho
  8. “Never be in a hurry, because all that is beautiful and great takes time.” ~ Osho
  9. “You are whole; there is no need of anybody else to complete you.” ~ Osho
  10. “Once you give up expectations, you have learned to live.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes on Love

  1. “Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.” ~ Osho
  2. “The way of love is the way of no-expectation. Love exists only when there is a total acceptance and no desire to change anything.” ~ Osho
  3. “If you love a person, give them infinite space.” ~ Osho
  4. “Unless you are ready to commit, you never grow.” ~ Osho
  5. Courage is a love affair with the unknown.” ~ Osho
  6. “Love should not have an address; it should be simply a radiation of your being.” ~ Osho
  7. “Falling in love you remain a child; rising in love you mature. By and by love becomes not a relationship, it becomes a state of your being. Not that you are in love – now you are love.” ~ Osho
  8. “In love the other is important; in lust you are important.” ~ Osho
  9. “If everyone starts giving love instead of talking about love. This very earth can become a paradise.” ~ Osho
  10. “Get out of your head and get into your heart. Think less, feel more.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes on Happiness and Gratitude

  1. It is your decision to be happy or to be unhappy.” ~ Osho
  2. “If you can remain that alert, nobody will ever be able to manipulate you; you will remain free.” ~ Osho
  3. “Come out of the future! It is your dream. You are not supposed to go anywhere. Be happy wherever you are.” ~ Osho
  4. “Your whole idea about yourself is borrowed – borrowed from those who have no idea of who they are themselves.” ~ Osho
  5. “If you start listening to the body, listening to the nature, listening to your inner being, you will be more and more happy.” ~ Osho
  6. “Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.” ~ Osho
  7. “Learn to be in the present. Withdraw your energy from the past. Don’t waste your time in memories; what is gone is gone — say goodbye to it and close the chapter.” ~ Osho
  8. Unlearn all that you have learned up to now. Forget your past, disconnect yourself, don’t look back. Look in the moment, in the present, and be in a totally relaxed state, available.” ~ Osho
  9. “All that is great cannot be possessed – and that is one of the most foolish things man goes on doing. We want to possess.” ~ Osho
  10. “Whatever you feel, you become. It is your responsibility.” ~ Osho

Best Osho Quotes

  1. “Just be there, available, open, receptive, and you will be flooded with truth, with light and that light, that truth, will liberate you, will make you what you are supposed to be, what you intrinsically need to be. Your real destiny will be fulfilled.” ~ Osho
  2. “Find ecstasy within yourself. It is not out there. It is in your innermost flowering.” ~ Osho
  3. “The misery comes and goes, clouds gather and disperse — it has nothing to do with me. Before it used to affect me, now it does not affect me at all. I am just a mirror, I only reflect. If it is sunny I reflect it: if it is cloudy I reflect it.” ~ Osho
  4. “Life begins where fear ends.” ~ Osho
  5. Ask for happiness and you will never get it. You will suffer frustration. Why? Because there is only one way to be happy, and that is to be happy here.” ~ Osho
  6. “Be the person you are. Never try to be another, and you will become mature.” ~ Osho
  7. “Never belong to a crowd; Never belong to a nation; Never belong to a religion; Never belong to a race. Belong to the whole existence. Why limit yourself to small things? When the whole is available, only stupid people will cling to small things.” ~ Osho
  8. “Remember: no attachment should grow, no clinging should grow. They are all against your independence, your freedom, your individuality.” ~ Osho
  9. “Your blissfulness is not something that comes from outside, it springs from within you.” ~ Osho
  10. “Once one starts accepting and respecting oneself, life starts changing, joy arises.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes on Mind

  1. “The mind is a beautiful servant, but a dangerous master.” ~ Osho
  2. “The mind is a dead thing and to get out of the mind is to get into the open and under the sky and under the stars, in the rains, in the winds. And then the vastness is available to you — even the sky is not the limit.” ~ Osho
  3. “Time is a need of the miserable mind. Time is a creation of misery. If you are happy there is no time – time disappears.” ~ Osho
  4. “The mind wants things not to change, and that’s how the mind and life are in conflict.” ~ Osho
  5. “No-mind is the search of meditation. And from no-mind blossom flowers of unselfishness, of love, of compassion, of sharing.” ~ Osho
  6. “Once a man is in a state of no-mind, nothing can distract him from his being.” ~ Osho
  7. “There is no power bigger than the power of no-mind. No harm can be done to such a person. No attachment, no greed, no jealousy, no anger… Nothing can arise in him. No-mind is an absolutely pure sky without any clouds.” ~ Osho
  8. “Meditation is fire — it burns your thoughts, your desires, your memories; it burns the past and the future. It burns your mind and the ego. It takes away all that you think that you are. It is a death and a rebirth, a crucifixion and a resurrection. You are born anew. You lose your own identity totally, and you attain to a new vision of life.” ~ Osho
  9. “The more you watch [your mind], the bigger is the distance. The bigger the distance, the less energy your thoughts are getting from you.” ~ Osho
  10. “No thought, no mind, no choice — just being silent, rooted in yourself.” ~ Osho

Osho Quotes

  1. “You are not here to fulfill anybody’s expectations and nobody else is here to fulfill your expectations. Never become a victim of others’ expectations and don’t make anybody a victim of your expectations.” ~ Osho
  2. “You feel good, you feel bad, and these feelings are bubbling from your own unconsciousness, from your own past. Nobody is responsible except you. Nobody can make you angry, and nobody can make you happy.” ~ Osho
  3. “The real question is not whether life exists after death, the real question is whether you are alive before death.” ~ Osho
  4. “Laughter is my message. I do not ask you to do prayer. I ask you to find moments, situations, in which you can laugh wholeheartedly. Your laughter will open a thousand and one roses within you.” ~ Osho
  5. “Just be spontaneous. Don’t ask how. Try it. Without knowing, innocently, respond to a situation and you will learn out of it the great experience of let-go. And you will rejoice because you have attained your freedom from all kinds of fears.” ~ Osho
  6. “You are a guest. Leave this earth a little more beautiful, a little more human, a little more lovable, a little more fragrant.” ~ Osho
  7. “A miracle happens, the moment you are silent, the moment you are open, not trying to prove something.” ~ Osho
  8. “Life is neither misery nor bliss. Life is an empty canvas, and one has to be very artistic about it.” ~ Osho
  9. “A man becomes a Buddha the moment he accepts all that life brings with gratitude.” ~ Osho
  10. “That which takes you away from yourself is the only thing to be avoided.” ~ Osho

Inspiring Osho Quotes

  1. “To avoid pain, they avoid pleasure. To avoid death, they avoid life.” ~ Osho
  2. “Love is the goal, life is the journey.” ~ Osho
  3. “There is everything to laugh and there is nothing to fear. Laughter has to be our sword to cut all these heads who have been torturing humanity for centuries.” ~ Osho
  4. “Nobody bothers to give, everybody wants to get. And when everybody is after getting, nobody gets it. And everybody feels at a loss, empty, tense.” ~ Osho
  5. “When the mind is with thoughts, the lake is with ripples; when the mind is without thoughts, the lake is without ripples.” ~ Osho
  6. “The mind wants things to be static, because only that which is unchanging can be controlled; that which remains the same can be controlled because you will be in the know about it.” ~ Osho
  7. “Mind is not something in particular, it is the whole accumulation, all the junk, the whole heap, of your dead past.” ~ Osho
  8. “The whole existence lives in the present except you, except human mind. And it is only human mind that suffers.” ~ Osho
  9. “The greatest freedom is to be free of our own mind.” ~ Osho
  10. “Intelligence is dangerous. Intelligence means you will start thinking on your own; you will start looking around on your own. You will not believe in the scriptures; you will believe only in your own experience.” ~ Osho

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