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The wisdom of Bhagavata Purana

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K nowledge is of two kinds, that which is derived from scripture, and that which is derived from reflection.

quote 8949  |   Bhagavata Purana
Vishnu Purana, Tr. Horace Hayman Wilson, 6.5.642 

A considerate man will always cultivate, in act, thought, and speech, that which is good for living beings . . . .

quote 8948  |   Bhagavata Purana
Vishnu Purana, Tr. Horace Hayman Wilson, 3.12.45 

W ealth, pleasure, virtue, are things of little moment.

quote 8947  |   Bhagavata Purana
Vishnu Purana, Tr. Horace Hayman Wilson, 1.17.133 

O ne may do penance but not have conquered anger; one may have knowledge without detachment; indeed a man may be great, but all the same be a prey to desire.

quote 8946  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 8 

W ith material gains and desires, there is no satisfaction; such is avarice.

quote 8945  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 8 

O ne contented with what happens to him of itself is haµppy.

quote 8944  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 8 

K eep your mind calm and serene; your own real enemy is your own rebellious mind.

quote 8943  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 7 

Y our days are like shadow, you will not prolong it, . . . Half of your life you spend in sleep; part is wasted in youthful carelessness and another in the helplessness of old age; and the remaining balance is spent in wallowing in the trivial pleasures of domestic or sensuous life.

quote 8942  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 5.7 

T o one who has denuded himself of all slumber, subdued his mind, is tranquil, serene and contented, there is happiness everywhere.

quote 8941  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 11 

E verybody reaps the fruit of his own deeds.

quote 8940  |   Bhagavata Purana
Bhagavata Purana, 10.413 

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