55 Gary Zukav Quotes [The Seat of the Soul]

Gary Zukav is a famous author and teacher who has made complex ideas accessible to all.

Known for his humor and wisdom he’s inspired many to reach their soul’s potential.

He has written several New York Times bestsellers including “The Dancing Wu Li Masters” and “The Seat of the Soul” exploring topics from quantum physics to spiritual growth.

Gary Zukav Quotes

Gary co-founded the Seat of the Soul Institute and has been recognized for his contributions to human consciousness and growth.

Let’s find out some of the top quotes by Gary Zukav.

Best Gary Zukav Quotes


Relax into the present moment. ~ Gary Zukav.


What is nonsense, and what is not, then, may be merely a matter of perspective. ~ Gary Zukav.


Creating authentic power means aligning your personality with your soul. ~ Gary Zukav.

There is no difference between acute schizophrenia and a world at war. ~ Gary Zukav.

Lack of self-worth is the fundamental source of all emotional pain. A feeling of insecurity, unworthiness and lack of value is the core experience of powerlessness. ~ Gary Zukav.

No birth is an accident, No experience is without meaning, and no life is without value. ~ Gary Zukav.


If your addiction lingers, ask yourself if you really want to release it, because in your heart you do not. ~ Gary Zukav.

We cannot control what emotions or circumstances we will experience next, but we can choose how we will respond to them. ~ Gary Zukav.


Humbleness, forgiveness, clarity and love are the dynamics of freedom. They are the foundations of authentic power. ~ Gary Zukav.

Be mindful of the words that you use and the actions that you live and who you are and how it is you use your power. Keep clear at all times that you are what you say you are. ~ Gary Zukav.


The first man to see an illusion by which men have flourished for centuries surely stands in a lonely place. ~ Gary Zukav.

The purpose of soul questions is to open yourself deeper and deeper until all that is left is the power and beauty you are bringing to the lives of others. ~ Gary Zukav.

Souls agree to provide one another opportunities, in certain circumstances that might occur in the Earth school, to learn the lessons that each incarnates to learn and to give the gifts that each was born to give. ~ Gary Zukav.


For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. You receive from the world what you give to the world. ~ Gary Zukav.

If you are fully aligned with your soul it will be your pleasure, your joy to always move toward cooperation, toward sharing, toward reverence for life. You will not be torn. ~ Gary Zukav.

Famous Gary Zukav Quotes

Your life is yours to live, no matter how you choose to live it. When you do not think about how you intend to live it, it lives you. When you occupy it, step into it consciously, you live it. ~ Gary Zukav.

The core cause of anger is a lack of self-worth. Rage is an excruciating experience of powerlessness. ~ Gary Zukav.


Your heart is your home, and all roads lead to home. ~ Gary Zukav.

If your intention is to give, you will not be concerned with how your actions are perceived. ~ Gary Zukav.

Your impact on the world is significant whether or not you are aware of it, and even whether or not you desire it. ~ Gary Zukav.


You have a sacred contract with the Universe, and no one can fulfill it except you. ~ Gary Zukav.

Can you be compassionate even to those who have no compassion? If so, there is no finer karma that you can create. ~ Gary Zukav.

Authentic power is the energy that Is formed by the intentions of the Soul. It is the light shaped by the intentions of love and compassion guided by wisdom. ~ Gary Zukav.

Perfectionism is a perpetual flight into an illusory future that cannot be attained. ~ Gary Zukav.

If you want to have the kind of relationship that your heart yearns for, you have to create it. You can’t depend on somebody else creating it for you. ~ Gary Zukav.


The choice that frees or imprisons us is the choice of love or fear. Love liberates. Fear imprisons. ~ Gary Zukav.

Caregiving has no second agendas or hidden motives. The care is given from love for the joy of giving without expectation, no strings attached. ~ Gary Zukav.

The loving personality seeks not to control, but to nurture, not to dominate, but to empower. ~ Gary Zukav.

Popular Gary Zukav Quotes

If you choose to forgive someone who has wronged you rather than to hate that person, you shift the frequency of your Light. ~ Gary Zukav.


Your pain is an opportunity for you to learn about yourself. ~ Gary Zukav.

Commitment and creativity cannot be captured and handcuffed. Inspiration cannot be jailed. The heart cannot be contained. ~ Gary Zukav.

When the personality comes to serve the energy of the soul that is authentic empowerment. ~ Gary Zukav.

An authentically powered person lives in love. Love is the energy of the soul. Love is what heals the personality. There is nothing that cannot be healed by love. There is nothing but love. ~ Gary Zukav.


Love is not a passive state. It is an active force. It is the force of the soul. ~ Gary Zukav.

Everyone wants to learn the same thing from painful situations: how to avoid repeating them. ~ Gary Zukav.

A responsible choice is a choice that creates consequences that you are willing to assume responsibility for. ~ Gary Zukav.


The opposite of love is not hate. It is fear. ~ Gary Zukav.

If you strive only to avoid the darkness or to cling to the light, you cannot live in balance. Try striving to be conscious of all that you are. ~ Gary Zukav.

The road to your soul is through your heart. ~ Gary Zukav.

No two people have the same reality. ~ Gary Zukav.


Where your attention goes, you go. ~ Gary Zukav.

The only permanent and constructive changes you can make in the world are the changes that you make in yourself. ~ Gary Zukav.

Joy is knowing why you are alive and being grateful to be living. It is fulfillment in the present moment without end. ~ Gary Zukav.


Intuition is a walkie-talkie between the personality and the soul. ~ Gary Zukav.

Practice moderation in all things except love. ~ Gary Zukav.

Top Gary Zukav Quotes

Eventually, you will come to understand that love heals everything, and love is all there is. ~ Gary Zukav.

There’s no such thing as being alone in the universe, and so there’s no such thing as creating alone. Everything – every impulse, every creative gift of beauty, everything is a co-creation. ~ Gary Zukav.


Feel your intentions in your heart. Feel not what your mind tells you, but what your heart tells you. ~ Gary Zukav.

What is behind your eyes holds more power than what is in front of them. ~ Gary Zukav.

Acceptance without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western religion, rejection without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western science. ~ Gary Zukav.

Meaningful Gary Zukav Quotes

Spiritual growth requires the development of inner knowing and inner authority. It requires the heart, not the intellect. ~ Gary Zukav.

Scarcity of self value cannot be remedied by money, recognition, affection, attention or influence. ~ Gary Zukav.


You create your reality with your intentions. ~ Gary Zukav.

Angry people attract angry people and live in an angry world and this validates their opinion that the world is angry. ~ Gary Zukav.

Commitment to love – to growth, to authentic power is an everyday application of your will. ~ Gary Zukav.

So these were the 55 quotes by Gary Zukav.

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