Adi Shankara early 8th century was a philosopher and theologian from India who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta. He is credited with unifying and establishing the main currents of thought in Hinduism. Here are Top 7 Quotes of Adi Shankara.
Curb your senses and your mind and see the Lord within your heart.
Reality can be experienced only with the eye of understanding, not just by a scholar.
What is enquiry into the Truth? It is the firm conviction that the Self is real, and all, other than That, is unreal.
Like the appearance of silver in mother of pearl, the world seems real until the Self, the underlying reality, is realized.
Loud speech, profusion of words, and possessing skillfulness in expounding scriptures are merely for the enjoyment of the learned. They do not lead to liberation.
The world, like a dream full of attachments and aversions seems real until the awakening.
When your last breath arrives, Grammar can do nothing.