40 James Redfield Quotes and Sayings [The Celestine Prophecy]

James Redfield is an American author, lecturer, screenwriter, and film producer. His novel ‘The Celestine Prophecy’ [1993] is well-known.


Celestine Prophecy Quotes


Inspiration is what keeps us well. ~ James Redfield.


Sexual union is a holy moment in which a part of Heaven flows into the Earth. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.


Dreams come to tell us something about our lives that we are missing. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

If we knock on the door until it opens, not taking no for an answer, our lives will be transformed as we step up into a higher awareness. ~ James Redfield.

If one can connect and build up enough energy, then coincidental events begin to happen consistently. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

We have to transcend our own negativity and vulnerability and work from our own inner security. ~ James Redfield.

Wherever we are in life is where destiny has brought us. It doesn’t mean we have to stay there. ~ James Redfield.


We can become inspired to shape a higher, more ideal future, and when we do, miracles happen. ~ James Redfield.

Our children take our level of vibration and raise it even higher. This is how we, as humans, continue evolution. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

The worst thing that can be done to children is to drain their energy while correcting them. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

When each expects the other to live in his or her world, to always be there to join in his or her chosen activities, an ego battle inevitably develops. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

The human perception of this energy first begins with a heightened sensitivity to beauty. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

Best James Redfield Quotes

Apparently, before we are born, each of us experiences a vision of what our life can be, complete with reflections on our parents and our tendencies to engage in particular control dramas, even how we might work through these dramas with these parents and go on to be prepared for what we want to accomplish. ~ James Redfield.


The human perception of this energy first begins with a heightened sensitivity to beauty. ~ James Redfield.

How many people do you know who are obsessed with their work, who are type A or have stress related diseases and who can’t slow down? They can’t slow down because they use their routine to distract themselves, to reduce life to only its practical considerations. And they do this to avoid recalling how uncertain they are about why they live. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

We humans have always sought to increase our personal energy in the only manner we have known, by seeking to psychologically steal it from the others–an unconscious competition that underlies all human conflict in the world. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

We must assume every event has significance and contains a message that pertains to our questions…this especially applies to what we used to call bad things…the challenge is to find the silver lining in every event, no matter how negative. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.


We know that after death, we have to look at our lives again; and we’re going to agonize over every missed opportunity, over every case in which we failed to act. ~ James Redfield.

I don’t think that anything happens by coincidence… No one is here by accident… Everyone who crosses our path has a message for us. Otherwise they would have taken another path, or left earlier or later. The fact that these people are here means that they are here for some reason”… ~ James Redfield.

Prayer power is real. By putting it into action, we will be able to stay more constantly in higher awareness than ever before. If we can do that, the world will quickly change. ~ James Redfield.

Famous James Redfield Quotes

Once you learn what life is about, there is no way to erase that knowledge. If you try to do something else with your life, you will always sense that you are missing something. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

Knowing our personal mission further enhances the flow of mysterious coincidences as we are guided toward our destinies. First we have a question, then dreams, daydreams, and intuitions lead us toward the answers, which usually are synchronistically provided by the wisdom of another human being. ~ James Redfield.


The world is much more mysterious than we ever thought. ~ James Redfield.

The reality of the Life Review is becoming part of our every day understanding. We know that after death, we have to look at our lives again; and we’re going to agonize over every missed opportunity, over every case in which we failed to act. This knowledge is contributing to our determination to pursue every intuitive image that comes to mind, and keep it firmly in awareness. We’re living life in a more deliberate way. We don’t want to miss a single important event. We don’t want the pain of looking back later and realizing that we blew it, that we failed to make the right decisions. ~ James Redfield.

Spiritual consciousness is, on the whole, very adventurous and all about pursuing our deepest, most fulfilling dreams. ~ James Redfield.


We can become inspired to shape a higher, more ideal future, and when we do, miracles happen. ~ James Redfield.

I could see the two sides hardening, their feelings intensifying, as both began to think the other not just wrong, but hideous, venal… in league with the devil himself. ~ James Redfield.

Each of us is the next step in evolution along the lineage created by our two parents. Our higher purpose on earth can be found by recognizing what our parents accomplished and where they left off. By reconciling what they gave us with what they left us to resolve, we can get a clear picture of who we are and what we are meant to do. ~ James Redfield.

History is not just the evolution of technology; it is the evolution of thought. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.


In reality, there are no enemies; we’re all souls in growth, waking up. ~ James Redfield.

Popular James Redfield Quotes

A lot of people are simply interested in exploring their own spirituality, their own values, who they are, whether they’re happy where they are. ~ James Redfield.

By seeing the beauty in every face we lift others into their wisest self and increase the chances of hearing a synchronistic message. ~ James Redfield.


I could see clearly that this growing belligerence was an aberration, coming not from intention, but from the Fear. ~ James Redfield.

The things that we perceive as beautiful may be different, but the actual characteristics we ascribe to beautiful objects are similar. Think about it. When something strikes us as beautiful, it displays more presence and sharpness of shape and vividness of color, doesn’t it? It stands out. It shines. It seems almost iridescent compared to the dullness of other objects less attractive. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.

I’m just a philosophical journalist, trying to describe what’s going on. I want to stimulate conversations, and hope out of them will come truths. ~ James Redfield.

Top James Redfield Quotes

Sometimes you just make a contact, and it feels right, but you don’t know why. But down the road, something will happen that will make it clear why that connection had to be made at the point it was made. ~ James Redfield.


Beauty is something we can affirm and intend to have more of. ~ James Redfield.

Life is really about a spiritual unfolding that is personal and enchanting – an unfolding that no science or philosophy or religion has yet fully clarified. ~ James Redfield.

When love first happens, the individuals are giving each other energy unconsciously and both people feel buoyant and elated. That’s the incredible high we call being ‘in love.’ Unfortunately, once they expect this feeling to come from another person, they cut themselves off from the energy in the universe and begin to rely even more on the energy from each other – only now there doesn’t seem to be enough and so they stop giving each other energy and fall back into their dramas in an attempt to control each other and force the other’s energy their way. ~ James Redfield, The Celestine Prophecy.


Fundamentalists from every religion have to be replaced, have to be disempowered. ~ James Redfield.

We can increase the frequency of guiding coincidences by uplifting every person that comes into our lives. Care must be taken not to lose our inner connection in romantic relationships. ~ James Redfield.

So these were the 40 quotes by James Redfield.

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