70 Lotus Flower Quotes To Inspire New Beginnings

Looking for beautiful quotes about lotus flower? We have rounded up the best collection of lotus quotes, sayings, captions, messages, WhatsApp status, (with images and pictures) to inspire growth and new beginnings.

Symbolic Meaning of Lotus Flower:

The Lotus flower is regarded in many different cultures, especially in eastern religions, as a symbol of  enlightenment, self-regeneration, purity, and rebirth. Its characteristics are a perfect analogy for the human condition: even when its roots are in the dirtiest waters, the Lotus produces the most beautiful flower.

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The lotus flower is a wealth of spiritual symbolism often connected with Egyptology, Buddhism and Hinduism.  To blossom, the lotus flower must grow through mud and dirty pond water. But it blooms anyway. Similarly whatever circumstances you go through in life, you should be powerful and show your strength to achieve success.

Hope these wise words of wisdom about the lotus flower inspire you to grow in all situations in life.

Beautiful Lotus Flower Quotes

  1. “No mud, no lotus.” — Thich Nhat Hanh
    Lotus Flower Quotes Images
    Lotus Flower Quotes Images

  2. “Be pure like lotus flower.” — Polah Fono

  3. “Yoga is the space where lotus flowers blossoms.” — Unknown

  4. “May I live like the lotus at ease in the muddy water.” — Unknown
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    Lotus Quotes

  5. “The lotus flower reminds us to bloom wherever we are planted.” — Unknown

  6. “You can’t judge a lotus, by it’s surroundings.” — Mayur Shivhare

  7. “When the mind is silent like a lake the lotus blossoms.” — Amit Ray

  8. “The lotus flower sees only filth all its life yet turns beautiful.” — Rajesh

  9. “Learn to live like a lotus flower, untouched by the filthy water it lives in.” — Unknown
    Lotus Flower Sayings
    Lotus Flower Sayings

  10. “From the mud of adversity grows the lotus of joy.” — Carolyn Marsden

  11. “Lotus : A flower that struggles through mud to emerge beautiful and whole.” — Unknown

  12. “Through mud it rises. Through water it emerges. Through sunlight it blossoms.” — Unknown
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    Lotus Flower Quotes


  13. “The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.” — Mulan

  14. “Be like the lotus: trust in the light, grow through the dirt, believe in new beginnings.” — Unknown

  15. “Water surrounds the lotus flower, but does not wet its petals.” — Gautama Buddha

  16. “May we exists like a lotus, at home in the muddy water. Thus we bow to life as it is.” — Zen

  17. “The lotus comes from the murkiest water but grows into the purest thing.” — Nita Ambani

  18. “Be like a lotus flower. It takes what is useful and does not let the dirt and the mud spoil its beauty.” — Unknown
    Little Flower Life Quotes
    Little Flower Life Quotes

  19. “Out of the murky mud of life grows the purely beautiful lotus flower, trusting in its own unfolding.” — Unknown

  20. “I wish I could see a cherry blossom or a lotus flower. Where could they be?” — Susumu Katsumata

  21. “The lotus flower blooms most beautifully from the deepest and thickest mud.” — Buddhist Proverb
    Quotes About Lotus Flower
    Quotes About Lotus Flower

  22. “Lotus is the only flower that teaches us where we reach is important not where we come from. Good Morning.” — Unknown

  23. “Just like the lotus we too have the ability to rise from the mud, bloom out of the darkness and radiate into the world.” — Unknown
    Inspirational Lotus Flower Quotes
    Inspirational Lotus Flower Quotes

  24. “The Lotus is a flower that grows in the mud, the deeper and the thicker the mud, the more beautiful the lotus blooms.” — Unknown

  25. “Growing from the mud, and blooming towards the sky, a lotus symbolizes purity, spiritual awakening, revival, and fortune.” — Unknown

  26. “The lotus flower symbolizes overcoming adversities towards perfection, thus perfectly integrating meaning of the Unalome.” — Unknown

  27. “Even though the sun is far away, the lotus flowers still bloom in its effulgence. In true love, there is no distance.” — Anna

  28. “Seeing the mud around a lotus is pessimism, seeing a lotus in the mud is optimism.” — Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

  29. “Life has many petals. Spirituality is unfolding those petals with love, responsibility, equanimity, creativity and compassion.” — Amit Ray

  30. “There is the mud, and there is the lotus that grows out of the mud. We need the mud in order to make the lotus.” — Thich Nhat Hanh

  31. “The lotus flower is troubled at the sun’s resplendent light; with sunken head and sadly she dreamily waits for the night.” — Heinrich Heine

  32. “Enlightenment is blossoming the thousand petaled lotus flower on the top of the head.” — Amit Ray, Enlightenment Step by Step

  33. “Like a lotus flower plunging to the surface of a pond embrace the light from it’s muddy darkness, truth always rises with time.” — Suzy Kassem

  34. “Out of the mud of your fears, struggles, pain and confusion, the lotus flower of your inner heart will spontaneously grow.” — Anon I Mus

  35. “The seated lotus postures are an amazing way to go into meditation, or simply just to take a moment to ground oneself.” — Christy Turlington

  36. “As the lotus rises on its stalk unsoiled by the mud and water, so the wise one speaks of peace and is unstained by the opinions of the world.” — Buddha
    Lotus Flower Quotes Buddha
    Lotus Flower Quotes Buddha

  37. “Every struggle is like mud – there are always some lotus seeds waiting to sprout.” — Amit Ray, Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

  38. “Remain in the world, act in the world, do whatsoever is needful, and yet remain transcendental, aloof, detached, a lotus flower in the pond.” — Osho

  39. “A lotus flower rises above the water untouched by impurities. Similarly, through meditation, a person can live in this world untouched by anxieties.” — Wai Lana

  40. “Be like a lotus. Let the beauty of your heart speak. Be grateful to the mud, water, air and the light.” — Amit Ray, Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

  41. “Live life in its totality. And living in the world, don’t be of it. Live in the world like a lotus flower in water: it lives in water, but the water touches it not.” — Osho

  42. “Fate is but a dying wish… Of a world that is beyond control. Like a single lotus flower, the future blossoms; Upon its petals, two people shall be free.” — Youka Nitta

  43. “A flower can’t grow without rain. Too much rain and it drowns. And yet the most beautiful of the lotus flowers are the ones that grow in the deepest mud.” — Sherrilyn Kenyon

  44. “Like a lotus flower, you will sprout through the soil, reaching up through the dark water towards the sunlight, stretching to the surface where you will beautifully bloom.” — Dana Arcuri

  45. “You have survived. Breathe and trust that you can survive this too. Be beautiful, be powerful and be you, like a lotus flower in a muddy pond. You will rise again and you will eventually know the sun.” — Unknown

  46. “The lotus flower is a reminder of the beauty that comes from change, the magic that a new beginning brings, and the seed of potential that’s buried in the most unlikely places.” — Jennifer Williamson

  47. “As a lotus flower is born in water, grows in water and rises out of water to stand above it unsoiled, so I, born in the world, raised in the world having overcome the world, live unsoiled by the world.” — Buddha

  48. “There are still some terrible cliches in the presentation of Indian fiction. The lotus flower. The hennaed hands. In mainland Europe, people still slap these images on my books and I go bananas.” — Hari Kunzru

  49. “Like the lotus flower, business blooms in the mud, and in the dark of night. The lotus is an amazing creation of God because, for all of its beauty, it is the sum total of work performed in a mess.” — Robin Caldwell

  50. “By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.” — Yukio Mishima

  51. “Whenever you should doubt your self-worth, remember the lotus flower. Even though it plunges to life from beneath the mud, it does not allow the dirt that surrounds it to affect its growth or beauty.” — Suzy Kassem

  52. “The sacred lotus not only creates a relaxing sensation of euphoria, and increases vibrations of the heart, but also triggers genetic memory – and good memory with an awakened heart ushers wisdom.” — Suzy Kassem

  53. “Like the lotus flower that is born out of mud, we must honor the darkest parts of ourselves and the most painful of our life’s experiences, because they are what allow us to birth our most beautiful self.” — Debbie Ford

  54. “On the path of self-realization, there is no one big awakening, but many along the way of varying degrees: some small, some big; and each one of them is like the lotus flower, which grows out of muddy waters.” — Ora Nadrich

  55. “The lotus flower symbolizes rising from a dark place into beauty and rebirth as this is exactly how a lotus flower grows. Lotus flowers grow directly out of muddy and murky waters and produce beautiful white and pink blossoms.” — Unknown

  56. “Your heart is full of fertile seeds, waiting to sprout. Just as a lotus flower springs from the mire to bloom splendidly, the interaction of the cosmic breath causes the flower of the spirit to bloom and bear fruit in this world.” — Morihei Ueshiba

  57. “The ultimate source of energy, the sun is ready to set. The leaves of the blooming lotus flower in the pond are losing their lustre. A bumblebee, sitting on that lotus is enjoying the romantic pleasure and murmuring passionate songs.” — Manmohan Acharya

  58. “If you feel lost, disappointed, hesitant, or weak, return to yourself, to who you are, here and now and when you get there, you will discover yourself, like a lotus flower in full bloom, even in a muddy pond, beautiful and strong.” — Masaru Emoto, Secret Life of Water

  59. “It’s like growing lotus flowers. You cannot grow lotus flowers on marble. You have to grow them on the mud. Without mud you cannot have lotus flowers. Without suffering, you have no way to learn how to be understanding and compassionate.” — Thich Nhat Hanh

  60. “If you come to Plum Village in the summertime, you see many lotus flowers. Without the mud, the lotus flowers cannot grow. You cannot separate lotus flowers from the mud. It is the same with understanding and love. These are two kinds of flowers that grow on the ground of suffering.” — Nhat Hanh

  61. “A message from the lotus: I may be a flower, but I’m also a beloved symbol in many spiritual practices. See, I’m a lotus, and in order to blossom, I have to grow through slime and pond scum. But I always bloom. And so can you. Live with the virtue during rough times and your heart will eventually know the sun.” — Unknown

  62. “Deep within the self is the Light of God. It radiates throughout the expanse of His creation. Through the Guru’s teachings, the darkness of spiritual ignorance is dispelled. The heart lotus flower blooms forth and eternal peace is obtained, as one’s light merges into the Supreme Light.” — Guru Amar Das

  63. “A nightingale does not stop singing its beautiful song at the intrusion of an annoying woodpecker. Whenever you should doubt your self-worth, remember the lotus flower. Even though it plunges to life from beneath the mud, it does not allow the dirt that surrounds it to affect its growth or beauty.” — Suzy Kassem

  64. “If you sleep, desire grows in you like a vine in the forest. Like a monkey in the forest, you jump from tree to tree, never finding the fruit – From life to life, never finding peace. If you are filled with desire your sorrows swell like the grass after the rain. But if you subdue desire your sorrows shall fall from you like drops of water from a lotus flower.” — Gautama Buddha

  65. “One thing is certain: you can never become anything other than yourself, and unless you become yourself you cannot be happy. Happiness happens only when a rosebush grows rose flowers; when it flowers when it has its own individuality. You may be a rosebush and trying to flower as lotus flower – that is creating insanity. Erase the mind. And the way to erase it is not by fight: the way to erase it is just to become aware.” — Rajneesh Osho

  66. “One thing is certain: you can never become anything other than yourself, and unless you become yourself you cannot be happy. Happiness happens only when a rosebush grows rose flowers; when it flowers when it has its own individuality. You may be a rosebush and trying to flower as lotus flower – that is creating insanity. Erase the mind. And the way to erase it is not by fight: the way to erase it is just to become aware.” — Sherrilyn Kenyon

  67. “To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. When you are born a lotus flower, be a beautiful lotus flower, don’t try to be a magnolia flower. If you crave acceptance and recognition and try to change yourself to fit what other people want you to be, you will suffer all your life. True happiness and true power lie in understanding yourself, accepting yourself, having confidence in yourself.” — Nhat Hanh

  68. “Everything turns in circles and spirals with the cosmic heart until infinity. Everything has a vibration that spirals inward or outward — and everything turns together in the same direction at the same time. This vibration keeps going: it becomes born and expands or closes and destructs — only to repeat the cycle again in opposite current. Like a lotus, it opens or closes, dies, and is born again. Such is also the story of the sun and moon, of me and you. Nothing truly dies. All energy simply transforms.” — Suzy Kassem

  69. “Lotus flowers lead harrowing journeys. Their seeds sprout in murky swamp water, thick with dirt and debris and snarls of roots. For a lotus to bloom, she must forge her way through this terrible darkness, avoid being eaten by fish and insects, and keep pressing onward, innately knowing, or at least hoping, that there is sunlight somewhere above the water’s surface, if she can only summon the strength to get there. And when she does, she emerges unscathed by her journey and blooms triumphantly.” — Sarah Jio, All the Flowers in Paris

  70. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud — the obstacles of life and its suffering. … The mud speaks of the common ground that humans share, no matter what our stations in life. … Whether we have it all or we have nothing, we are all faced with the same obstacles: sadness, loss, illness, dying and death. If we are to strive as human beings to gain more wisdom, more kindness and more compassion, we must have the intention to grow as a lotus and open each petal one by one.” — Goldie Hawn
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