Eckhart Tolle Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Eckhart Tolle quotes, Eckhart Tolle sayings, and Eckhart Tolle proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath. Eckhart Tolle
Sometimes letting things go is an act of far greater power than defending or hanging on. Eckhart Tolle
Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance. Eckhart Tolle
Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. Eckhart Tolle
People tend to dwell more on negative things than on good things. So the mind then becomes obsessed with negative things, with judgments, guilt and anxiety produced by thoughts about the future and so on. Eckhart Tolle
Death is a stripping away of all that is not you. The secret of life is to 'die before you die'— and find that there is no death. Eckhart Tolle
The past has no power over the present moment. Eckhart Tolle
All negativity is caused by an accumulation of psychological time and denial of the present. Eckhart Tolle
You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level. Eckhart Tolle
To me the ego is the habitual and compulsive thought processes that go through everybody's mind continuously. External things like possessions or memories or failures or successes or achievements. Your personal history. Eckhart Tolle
Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Eckhart Tolle
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life. Eckhart Tolle
The world can only change from within. Eckhart Tolle
All problems are illusions of the mind. Eckhart Tolle
Spiritual realization is to see clearly that what I perceive, experience, think, or feel is ultimately not who I am, that I cannot find myself in all those things that continually pass away. Eckhart Tolle
Spiritual awakening is awakening from the dream of thought. Eckhart Tolle
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Eckhart Tolle
When you lose touch with yourself, you lose yourself in the world. Eckhart Tolle
Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness. Eckhart Tolle
Sometimes letting things go is an act of far greater power than defending or hanging on. Eckhart Tolle
Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain. Eckhart Tolle
If you are not taking responsibility for your state of consciousness, you are not taking responsibility for life. Eckhart Tolle
The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment. Eckhart Tolle
Recognize the ego for what it is: a collective dysfunction, the insanity of the human mind. Eckhart Tolle
Guilt, regret, resentment, sadness & all forms of nonforgiveness are caused by too much past & not enough presence. Eckhart Tolle
When you are present, you can allow the mind to be as it is without getting entangled in it. Eckhart Tolle
The only thing that is ultimately real about your journey is the step that you are taking at this moment. That's all there ever is. Eckhart Tolle
Wherever you are, be there totally. Eckhart Tolle
Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain. Eckhart Tolle
Give your fullest attention to whatever the moment presents. Eckhart Tolle