Quotes by Eckhart Tolle

"The past has no power over the present moment."

"Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge."

"The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it."

"Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance."

"Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at the moment."

Books by Eckhart Tolle

  • Stillness Speaks
  • 15,371 ratings
  • December 1st 2003 by Hodder & Stoughton

    (first published 2003)

  • Guardians of Being
  • 1,855 ratings
  • October 1st 2009 by New World Library

    (first published 2009)

Eckhart Tolle
  • Eckhart Tolle

  • Date of birth: February 16, 1948
  • Born: in Dortmund, Germany.

  • Description: Eckhart Tolle , born Ulrich Leonard Tolle, February 16, 1948, is a German-born writer, public speaker, and spiritual teacher. The New York Times has called him "the most popular spiritual author in the nation". He is the author of the bestsellers "The Power of Now" and "A New Earth".
    Tolle had an unhappy childhood in Germany and Spain. His depression reached its peak during early adulthood in England, until he underwent what he calls an "inner transformation". He then spent many years as a vagrant, "in a a state of deep bliss", he says, before becoming a spiritual teacher. He eventually moved to North America where he began writing his first book. He currently lives in Vancouver, Canada with his wife, Kim Eng.