Top 40 Dandapani Quotes


Dandapani is an entrepreneur and a former monk of 10 years. After graduating from university with a degree in Electrical Engineering he left it all behind to become a Hindu monk under the guidance of one of Sivaya Subramuniyaswami. For almost 10 years he lived a life of serious personal discipline and training at his guru’s cloistered Hindu monastery in Hawaii. So here are some of the famous and Inspiring Dandapani quotes that will be very helpful for your self-development.

1. “My will is stronger than my mind.” Dandapani

2. “The sleep factor is critical.” Dandapani

3. “Friendships are not light switches that you flick on and off when it is convenient for you or when you need it to serve you.” Dandapani

4. “When was the last time you had a meeting with your energy? Meditation, you could say, is having a daily meeting with your energy.” Dandapani

5. “It is your choice to make your mind a heaven or hell to live in.” Dandapani

6. “There are two periods when New York is soft: January and July.” Dandapani

7. “Your subconscious can be your greatest barrier or your greatest ally. You must choose what you want it to be. Then work to mold it to be one of these.” Dandapani

8. “The only person you have to be is yourself.” Dandapani

9. “Spiritual tools are useless unless they are put into practice.” Dandapani

10. “Later usually never comes. Just do it NOW.” Dandapani

11. “Treat energy the same way you treat money. It is a finite commodity that needs to be wisely invested.” Dandapani

12. “What excuse do I have not to be kind? None at all.” Dandapani

13. “The best way to become good at something is to take a tool and insert it into a reoccurring event in your life.” Dandapani

14. “Don’t pursue happiness; pursue a lifestyle that gives happiness!” Dandapani

15. “Taking responsibility for one’s own actions is the first step in understanding the law of karma.” Dandapani

16. “The best way to become good at something is to take a tool and insert it into a reoccurring event in your life.” Dandapani

17. “Emotions are a powerful tool. Controlled and directed they can manifest amazing things. Uncontrolled they can wreak havoc on your life.” Dandapani

18. “The reason you are stressed is because you don’t keep your awareness on one thing at a time.” Dandapani

19. “Withdraw your energy from people in your life who are inherently energy vampires. Practice being affectionately detached with them but always kind, gentle, sincere and loving towards them.” Dandapani

20. “Happiness is the byproduct of success. Choose wisely what you desire for.” Dandapani

21. “We need to look at our mind, body, and emotions as tools. We own them. They don’t own us.” Dandapani

22. “What excuse do I have to not be kind? not at all. “

23. “Your desires, the focus of your energy, change as you mature, causing you to leave old desires and create new ones.” Dandapani

24. “We can always be better than what we are so don’t worry about not being good enough. If you never try you will never know. Affirm to yourself daily that you can do it and don’t stop until it is done.” Dandapani

25. “Once you control your mind, you can achieve anything in life.” Dandapani

26. “It takes tremendous courage, will, and self-compassion to break the habits. Challenge yourself to live a different and better way, if not now, then when? Life is ever ebbing away.” Dandapani

27. “Be the person you needed when you were younger.” Dandapani

28. “You have fear when you are not confident in your own personal powers of creation.” Dandapani

29. “It is only when we have a methodical step-by-step approach to meditation with a goal clearly defining that we will not get distracted and discouraged by the challenges that arise. We can view them as lessons on the path that needs to be learned and applied in life so that they do repeat themselves.” Dandapani

30. “Life truly is a manifestation of where we invest our energy.” Dandapani

31. “Visualization is a conscious exercising of the power of thought to create mental images to design and create the future.” Dandapani

32. “The past cannot be changed, forgotten, changed, or erased; it can only be accepted.” Dandapani

33. “So many people always want a piece of someone else’s pie but they don’t want to do any of the work it takes to create that pie.” Dandapani

34. “Work hard to GET Things done!” Dandapani

35. “Things get more complicated as awareness goes further out into the conscious mind. Simplicity is part of the superconscious mind.” Dandapani

36. “When you understand this, your life will change forever.” Dandapani

37. “As soon as we control where awareness goes, we control where energy flows. As soon as we control where the energy is flowing, we control what is manifesting in our life. And meditation is the art and science of directing awareness.” Dandapani

38. “Anything that costs you, your peace is too expensive.”

39. “You desire the focus of your energy, change as you mature, causing you to leave old desires and create new ones.”

40. “You can’t know what you want until you spend time with yourself.”

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