“The content of our life will not change our life. It is the context of our life which changes our life.”
Indian Yogi, mystic and poet, Sadhguru is a spiritual master with a difference. Through spiritual reflection and Inner Engineering he’s connected the dots between bad habits and continuous cycles of suffering.
On this episode of Impact Theory with Tom Bilyeu, the founder of the Isha Foundation explains why looking inward is the only way to achieve the potential of a peaceful, joyful, and balanced life. This philosophical examination offers a route cause of what’s preventing human beings in the 21st century from living deep, meaningful, fulfilled lives.
“When we say unleashing human potential it is not about reaching the peak. It is a trajectory.” [5:04]
“If you are a little sensitive to life you will realize you’re the biggest issue in your life.” [7:12]
“If you have the fear of falling down and suffering you will not go very high. [11:45]
“The privileges of the nature of your experience must be in your hand.” [12:43]
“A child is not a legacy. It’s a life. And it’s an individual life. It has to be what it has to be.” [15:37]
“Death is a closure. Life is a possibility.” [26:36]
“Your experience is entirely determined by you.” [29:15]
“Only when your attention and involvement is indiscriminate does the universe open up to you.” [31:30]
“The content of our life will not change our life. It is the context of our life which changes our life.” [43:55]
“This, this is a living cosmos. Everybody’s free to capture as much as they want. If you capture a substantial amount of life, your very presence will become a significant life. Otherwise, you will become a mediocre life. This is the important thing. It’s not the knowledge you gather in your head. It’s not the muscle that you gather in your body. It’s the life.” [44:45]