Marianne Williamson is an author, spiritual leader, and political activist from the United States.

She has published 13 books, including four New York Times best-sellers in the category of “Advice, How To, and Miscellaneous.”

She is the founder of Project Angel Food, a volunteer food delivery service for HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening conditions who are home bound.

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Best Marianne Williamson Quotes

1. “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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2. “The moment of surrender is not when life is over. It’s when it begins.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

3. “Every change is a challenge to become who we really are.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

4. “Ego says, “Once everything falls into place, I’ll feel peace”. Spirit says, “Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place”.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

5. “You playing small doesn’t serve the world. There’s nothing enlightening about shrinking so others won’t feel insecure around you. As you let your own light shine, you indirectly give others permission to do the same.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

6. “Inner peace doesn’t come from getting what we want, but from remembering who we are.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

7. “The challenges we face in life are always lessons that serve our soul’s growth.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

8. “Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

9. “Behind every fear, there is a miracle waiting.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

10. “We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

11. “As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

12. “Go for greatness. Anything else is a waste of time.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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13. “We were born to make manifest the glory of God within us.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

14. “Light is to darkness what love is to fear; in the presence of one the other disappears.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

15. “Until we have met the monsters in ourselves, we keep trying to slay them in the outer world. And we find that we cannot. For all darkness in the world stems from darkness in the heart. And it is there that we must do our work.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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16. “Love is what we are born with. Fear is what we learn. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and prejudices and the acceptance of love back in our hearts. Love is the essential reality and our purpose on earth.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

17. “Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

18. “The miracle often lies outside our comfort zone.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

19. “Charisma is a sparkle in people that money can’t buy. It’s an invisible energy with visible effects.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

20. “It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

21. “Always be open to new beginnings. To the universe, every moment is the start of the next big thing in your life.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

22. “Conviction is a force multiplier. If you want something, claim it in your gut. The universe itself responds to your inner certainty.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

23. “It is not too late. You are not too old. You are right on time-And you are better than you know.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

24. “When we surrender to God, we let go of our attachment to how things happen on the outside, and we become more concerned with what happens on the inside.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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25. “A meaningful life is not a popularity contest. Do what in your heart you believe to be the right thing, and you may or may not get immediate approval from the world. Do it anyway.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

26. “Love is a hero’s journey, and the hero’s journey is a noble but difficult path.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

27. “Only love can bring us peace. And the experience of love is a choice we make, a mental decision to see love as the only real purpose and value in any situation.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

28. “The solution to low self-esteem is to get over yourself and get a higher purpose.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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29. “A miracle is a shift in perception from fear to love.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

30. “Darkness is merely the absence of light, and fear is merely the absence of love. If we want to be rid of fear, we cannot fight it but must replace it with love.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

31. “Something very beautiful happens to people when their world’s fallen apart: a humility, a nobility, a higher intelligence emerges at just the point when our knees hit the floor.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

32. “A miracle is a shift in perception from fear to love-from a belief in what is not real, to faith in that which is. That shift in perception changes everything.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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33. “I am a glorious child of God. I am joyful, serene, positive, and loving.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

34. “Karma means that all actions have consequences. Grace means that in a moment of atonement -taking responsibility, making amends, asking for forgiveness – all karma is burned.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

35. “There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

36. “If a train doesn’t stop at your station, then it’s not your train.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

37. “People crave comfort, people crave connection, people crave community.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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38. “The key to abundance is meeting limited circumstances with unlimited thoughts.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

39. “You must master a new way to think, before you can master a new way to be.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

40. “Do what you love. Do what makes your heart sing. And NEVER do it for the money, Go to work to spread joy.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

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41. “Each of us has a unique part to play in the healing of the world.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

42. “In every community, there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

43. “Behind every dark cloud there is an every-shining sun. Just wait. In time, the cloud will pass.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

44. “In a choice between love and fear, choose love.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

45. “Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

46. “A Course in Miracles tells us that although ‘we think that without the ego, all would be chaos, the opposite is true. Without the ego, all would be love.’” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

47. “A change of heart leads to change in behavior, and a change in behavior leads to changing the world.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

48. “We do not heal the past by dwelling there. We heal the past by living in the present.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

49. “Every decision you make reflects your evaluation of who you are.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).

50. “Dear God, I give this time of quiet to You. Please dissolve my thoughts of stress and fear And deliver me to the inner place Where all is peace and love. Amen.” ~ (Marianne Williamson).


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