A spiritual seeker’s first duty is to have good control over the tongue. Without control of the tongue we can forget about spirituality. Control in both ways: eating and talking. All the senses are controlled if the tongue is controlled.
- Swami Satchidananda, Indian spiritual teacher and master yogi who developed a large following in the West; he authored of many books and updated traditional handbooks of yoga such as the “Yoga Sutras of Patanjali” and the “Bhagavad Gita" for modern readers; he was also popular for his humorous parables (1914-2002)