Deepak Chopra quotes

Born
October 22, 1946.

Occupation
Author, public speaker.

Deepak Chopra is an Indian-born American author, public speaker, alternative medicine advocate, and a prominent figure in the New Age movement. Through his books and videos, he has become one of the best-known and wealthiest figures in alternative medicine.

In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
– Deepak Chopra
Wealth is the progressive realization of worthy goals, the ability to love and have compassion, meaningful and caring relationships.
– Deepak Chopra
Karma, when properly understood, is just the mechanics through which consciousness manifests.
– Deepak Chopra
It is the nature of babies to be in bliss.
– Deepak Chopra
No matter how closely you examine the water, glucose, and electrolyte salts in the human brain, you can’t find the point where these molecules became conscious.
– Deepak Chopra
The highest levels of performance come to people who are centered, intuitive, creative, and reflective – people who know to see a problem as an opportunity.
– Deepak Chopra
We are not victims of aging, sickness and death. These are part of scenery, not the seer, who is immune to any form of change. This seer is the spirit, the expression of eternal being.
– Deepak Chopra
There is no separation between mind and body… Self and other co-arise and fall away all the time.
– Deepak Chopra
The world sometimes feels like an insane asylum. You can decide whether you want to be an inmate or pick up your visitor’s badge. You can be in the world but not engage in the melodrama of it; you can become a spiritual being having a human experience thoroughly and fully.
– Deepak Chopra
There are no extra pieces in the universe. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill, and every piece must fit itself into the big jigsaw puzzle.
– Deepak Chopra
My father was a doctor, an army cardiologist.
– Deepak Chopra
To think is to practice brain chemistry.
– Deepak Chopra
But the real secret to lifelong good health is actually the opposite: Let your body take care of you.
– Deepak Chopra
Always go with your passions. Never ask yourself if it’s realistic or not.
– Deepak Chopra
We need to build websites with celebrity speakers who talk about the ideals of fairness, sharing, democratic cooperation, and altruism in public life.
– Deepak Chopra
Nothing is more important than reconnecting with your bliss. Nothing is as rich. Nothing is more real.
– Deepak Chopra
Our minds influence the key activity of the brain, which then influences everything; perception, cognition, thoughts and feelings, personal relationships; they’re all a projection of you.
– Deepak Chopra
Every person is a God in embryo. Its only desire is to be born.
– Deepak Chopra
Before a brain can register a thought, a mind must think it… every step of the way is mind over matter… We override our brains all the time.
– Deepak Chopra
I teach people that no matter what the situation is, no matter how chaotic, no matter how much drama is around you, you can heal by your presence if you just stay within your center.
– Deepak Chopra
Victims always feel alone and helpless.
– Deepak Chopra
I dislike the word ‘self-help.’ Self-awareness, yes, but not self-help.
– Deepak Chopra
The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.
– Deepak Chopra
Life gives you plenty of time to do whatever you want to do if you stay in the present moment.
– Deepak Chopra
Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.
– Deepak Chopra
Science stands for rational thought, faith for superstition and unreason.
– Deepak Chopra
Dynamic activity and deep rest of the mind are complementary to each other.
– Deepak Chopra
Meditation makes the entire nervous system go into a field of coherence.
– Deepak Chopra
Research has shown that the best way to be happy is to make each day happy.
– Deepak Chopra
If you want to do really important things in life and big things in life, you can’t do anything by yourself. And your best teams are your friends and your siblings.
– Deepak Chopra
Ultimately spiritual awareness unfolds when you’re flexible, when you’re spontaneous, when you’re detached, when you’re easy on yourself and easy on others.
– Deepak Chopra
The fear of death comes from limited awareness.
– Deepak Chopra