My Favorite Quotes
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 Kabir - “The musk is inside the deer, but the deer does notlook for it,it wander around looking for grass.”
 Kabir - “When the Guest is being searched for,it is the intensity of the longing for the Guest thatdoes all the work.Look at me, and you will see a slave of that intensity.”
 Kabir - “Don't open your diamonds in a vegetable market. Tie them in bundle and keep them in your heart, and go your own way.”
 Kabir - “The purpose of labor is to learnwhen you know it, the labor is over.”
 Kabir - “There is no river at all, and no boat, and no boatman.There is not even a rope to tow the boat, and no one to pull it.There is no earth, no sky, no time, no thing, no shore, no ford”
 Kabir - “plunge into the truth, find out who the Teacher is,Believe in the Great Sound”
 Kabir - “This union with the guru, O Kabir,Sets me free like salt mingledWith flour, I am no more I”
 Kabir - “Look at you, you madman Screaming you are thirsty and dying in a desert, when all around you there is nothing but water”
 Kabir - “When the bride is onewith her lover,who cares aboutthe wedding party”
 Kabir - “There is nothing but water in the holy pools. I know, I have been swimming there. All the gods sculpted of wood or ivory cant say a word. I know, I have been crying out to them. The Sacred Books of the East are nothing but words. I looked through their covers one day sideways. What Kabir talks of is only what he has lived through. If you have not lived through something, it is not true.”
 Kabir - “The stone neither speaks nor gives anything. Therefore its service is fruitless and its worship is of no avail.”
 Kabir - “Man, here is your worth,Your meat is of no use Your bones cannot be soldFor making ornaments,And your skin cannot be playedOn an instrument”
 Kabir - “Do you believe there is some place that will make thesoul less thirstyIn that great absence you will find nothing.”
 Kabir - “If you make love with the divine now, in the next lifeyou will have the face of satisfied desire.”
 Kabir - “Listen to me brother bring the vision of the Beloved in your heart”
 Kabir - “Admire the diamond that can bear the hits of a hammer. Many deceptive preachers, when critically examined, turn out to be false.”
 Kabir - “What is found now is found then.If you find nothing now, you will simply end up with an apartment in the City of Death.”
 Kabir - “Now I have no caste, no creed,I am no more what I am”
 Kabir - “Be strong then, and enter into your own bodythere you have a sold place for your feet.Think about it carefullyDon't go off somewhere else”
 Kabir - “There's a moon in my body, but I can't see itA moon and a sun.A drum never touched by hands, beating, and I can't hear it”
 Kabir - “I am not a Hindu, Nor a Muslim am II am this body, a playOf five elements a dramaOf the spirit dancing With joy and sorrow.”
 Kabir - “The ida that the soul will join with the ecstatic just because the body is rotten --that is all fantasy.”
 Kabir - “Hang up the swing of love todayHang the body and the mind between the arms of the beloved, in the ecstasy of love's joy.”
 Kabir - “Do not go to the garden of flowersO friend go not thereIn your body is the garden of flowers.Take your seat on the thousand petals of the lotus, and there gaze on the infinite beauty.”
 Kabir - “I said to my longing heart,What is this river you want to crossThere are no travelers before you, there is no road.Do you see anyone moving or resting on that bank”

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