Osho is one of the most controversial spiritual teachers of India who lived during 1931-1990. His open criticism against Mahatma Gandhi, orthodox practices in Hinduism and openness towards human sexuality was what made him quite controversial during his lifetime. But with time people have come to accept his teachings and started realizing the importance and relevance of his preachings. So here are few selected and famous Osho quotes on life and love.
Famous Osho Quotes
Be like an alone peak high in the sky. Why should you hanker to belong? You are not a thing! Things belong!
Take life easily, lovingly, playfully, non-seriously. Seriousness is a disease, the greatest disease of the soul and playfulness the greatest health.
It is a strange experience, that those who have left me have always left places for a better quality of people. I have never been a loser.
Don´t be unnecessarily burdened by the past. Go on closing the chapters that you have read; there is no need to go back again and again.
If you work without love, you are working like a slave. When you work with love, you work like an emperor. Your work is your joy, your work is your dance.
Nobody else can destroy you except you; nobody else can save you except you. You are the Judas and you are the Jesus.
Get out of your head and get into your heart. Think less, feel more.
If you clean the floor with love, you have done an invisible painting. Live each moment in such delight that it gives you something inner.
Drop the idea that attachment and love are one thing. They are enemies. It is the attachment that destroys all love.
The only thing that matters in life is your own opinion about yourself, nobody can destroy your dignity then because it is not dependent on anybody’s opinion.
Be the person you are. Never try to be another, and you will become mature. Maturity is accepting the responsibility of being oneself, whatsoever the cost.
Hope, you found the above Osho Quotes on life lessons quite inspiring. These are the selected quotes that I found very relevant and applicable in day to day life. If there are any other Osho quotes that you loved do share them with us. We would also love to hear from you any feedback or suggestions on the site. So don’t forget to leave a comment below.