A collection of powerful karma quotes that’ll inspire you to see that the energy and love that you put into the world will always come back to you.
According to Collins Dictionary, Karma is defined as “the belief that your actions in this life affect all your future lives”.
It’s telling us that everything we do, for every action that we choose to take, whether it’s good or bad, will always come back to us.
If we live our lives constantly putting other people down and hurting everyone, then at some point, these actions will come back to us. What goes around will always come back around.
These wise quotes below will show us the power of karma and remind us to always radiate love, kindness, and compassion.
Here are 100+ Karma Quotes
Even chance meetings are the result of karma… Things in life are fated by our previous lives. That even in the smallest events there’s no such thing as coincidence.
— Haruki Murakami
I believe in karma, and I believe if you put out positive vibes to everybody, that’s all you’re going to get back.
A boomerang returns back to the person that throws it.
— Vera Nazarian
Like gravity, karma is so basic we often don’t even notice it.
— Sakyong Mipham
I’m a true believer in karma. You get what you give, whether it’s bad or good.
— Sandra Bullock
Not only is there often a right and wrong, but what goes around does come around. Karma exists.
— Donald Van de Mark
Karma comes after everyone eventually. You can’t get away with screwing people over your whole life, I don’t care who you are. What goes around comes around. That’s how it works. Sooner or later the universe will serve you the revenge that you deserve.
— Jessica Brody
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
— Anne Frank
Is Fate getting what you deserve, or deserving what you get?
— Jodi Picoult
Learn to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else.
— Leonardo da Vinci
When karma lands, it lands hard.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
— Wayne W. Dyer
If your actions were to boomerang back on you instantly, would you still act the same?.
— Alexandra Katehakis
A man is born alone and dies alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; and he goes alone to hell or the Supreme abode.
If you send out goodness from yourself, or if you share that which is happy or good within you, it will all come back to you multiplied ten thousand times. In the kingdom of love there is no competition; there is no possessiveness or control. The more love you give away, the more love you will have.
— John O’Donohue
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
— Norman Cousins
When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points.
There’s a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.
— Sylvester Stallone
Sometimes you get what’s coming around. And sometimes, you are what’s coming around.
— Jim Butcher
But life inevitably throws us curve balls, unexpected circumstances that remind us to expect the unexpected. I’ve come to understand these curve balls are the beautiful unfolding of both karma and current.
— Carre Otis
it is impossible to build one’s own happiness on the unhappiness of others. This perspective is at the heart of Buddhist teachings.
— Daisaku Ikeda
Men are not punished for their sins, but by them.
— Elbert Hubbard
I’m a very firm believer in karma, and put it this way: I get a lot of good parking spots.
— Al Jourgensen
Even if things don’t unfold the way you expected, don’t be disheartened or give up. One who continues to advance will win in the end.
— Daisaku Ikeda
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.
— Eckhart Tolle
Karma Quotes About Life
We create karma by all kinds of selfish actions. The first thing we must understand is that we are psychologically asleep. It is very difficult for us to be conscious of ourselves. We are not very aware. We must come to recognize that we do not pay attention.
— Abhysheq Shukla
Karma, ahhh. We sow what we reap… We reap what we sow! We reap what we sow. The law of cause and effect. And we are all under this law.
— Nina Hagen
I believe in Karma. If the good is sown, the good is collected. When positive things are made, that returns well.
— Yannick Noah
It is a rule of life that we eventually become victims of the evil we do to others.
— Wayne Gerard Trotman
Sooner or later, everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.
— Robert Louis Stevenson
Karma is a balance sheet of life which debits and credit all your deeds. Which is audited by our creator and actions are based on what we accumulated in it.
— Abhysheq Shukla
Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.
— Edwin Hubbel Chapin
The meaning of karma is in the intention. The intention behind action is what matters.
— The Gita
We don’t find love, love finds us. What you put out into the universe will find its way back to you.
— Raneem Kayyali
As she has planted, so does she harvest; such is the field of karma.
— Sri Guru Granth Sahib
Karma can be seen as a curse or a gift because it keeps us attached to this world.
— Abdullah Fort
You must acknowledge and experience this part of the universe. Karma is intricate, too vast. You would, with your limited human senses, consider it too unfair. But you have tools to really, truly love. Loving the children is very important. But love everyone as you would love your children.
— Kuan Yin
If you give the slightest pain to any living being, then in the form of pain, the pain-giving-karma will give you its ‘fruit’. So think before you hurt any living being
— Dada Bhagwan
Release the pain of the past and allow karma to kick your offender’s booty.
— Karen Salmansohn
We must always reflect only what we wish to see reflected within us.
— Robin Sacredfire
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a householder moulds himself according to the circumstances just like nature moulds Herself according to seasons and performs his Karma then only shall he acquire happiness.
— Rig Veda
There is a Law of Sins, and if you do not fulfill all your obligations, you will pay.
— G.I. Gurdjieff
There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life — happiness, freedom, and peace of mind — are always attained by giving them to someone else.
— Peyton Conway March
People pay for what they do, and still more, for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it simply: by the lives they lead.
— Edith Wharton
The meaning of Karma is in the intention. The intention behind action is what matters. Those who are motivated only by desire for the fruits of action are miserable, for they are constantly anxious about the results of what they do.
— Lord Krishna, Bhagavad Gita
Karma is not just about the troubles, but also about surmounting them.
— Rick Springfield
Karma moves in two directions. If we act virtuously, the seed we plant will result in happiness. If we act non-virtuously, suffering results.
— Sakyong Mipham
Karma is extremely efficient, if one is extremely patient.
— Efrat Cybulkiewicz
Give up your selfishness, and you shall find peace; like water mingling with water, you shall merge in absorption.
— Sri Guru Granth Sahib
Thought-provoking Karma Quotes and Sayings
The law is simple. Every experience is repeated or suffered till you experience it properly and fully the first time.
— Ben Okri
Love your neighbor, even the ones who do not show you the same courtesy. You can’t expect to receive love if you’re selective and not really willing to give it. What you put into the world, you will indeed get back, even if it’s not from the person you’re expecting it to be.
— Alexandra Elle
I never kill insects. If I see ants or spiders in the room, I pick them up and take them outside. Karma is everything.
— Holly Valance
Sooner or later in life, we will all take our own turn being in the position we once had someone else in.
— Ashly Lorenzana
Truth burns up all karma and frees you from all births.
— Paramahansa Yogananda
Treat other people’s home as you want them to respect yours because what goes around comes around.
— Ana Monnar
Violence does, in truth, recoil upon the violent, and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.
— Arthur Conan Doyle
Those who pray for your downfall are concentrating negative thoughts towards you, without taking cognisance of the slippery ground in which they are standing, which could lead to their downfall.
— Michael Bassey Johnson
Many believe in karma but I take it to a whole different level.
— Vincent Alexandria
Figure out what you’re good at and start helping other people with it; give it away. Pay it forward. Karma sort of works because people are very consistent. On a long enough timescale, you will attract what you project.
— Naval Ravikant
This is your karma. You do not understand now, but you will understand later. The source of pain is within your own larger expression of being.
— H. Raven Rose
Every act done, no matter how insignificant, will eventually return to the doer with equal impact. Good will be returned with good; evil with evil.
— Nishan Panwar
Karma grows from our hearts. Karma terminates from our hearts.
Dangerous consequences will follow when politicians and rulers forget moral principles. Whether we believe in God or karma, ethics is the foundation of every religion.
— Dalai Lama XIV
When you plant a seed of love, it is you that blossoms.
— Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati
Oh Lestat, you deserved everything that’s ever happened to you.
— Anne Rice
I must have killed a lot of cows in a past life for Karma to hate me this much.
— Katie McGarry
But, mark my words; someday she’ll get what’s coming to her. Karma’s a bigger bitch than she is.
— Kathleen Brooks
I believe in luck and fate and I believe in karma, that the energy you put out in the world comes back to meet you.
— Chris Pine
You made your own bed, and now curse others for putting you there.
— Wesley Chu
Once you’ve lived a little you will find that whatever you send out into the world comes back to you in one way or another. It may be today, tomorrow, or years from now, but it happens; usually when you least expect it, usually in a form that’s pretty different from the original. Those coincidental moments that change your life seem random at the time but I don’t think they are. At least that’s how it’s worked out in my life. And I know I’m not the only one.
Individuals create themselves through their moral choices.
— Damien Keown
Problems or successes, they all are the results of our own actions. Karma. The philosophy of action is that no one else is the giver of peace or happiness. One’s own karma, one’s own actions are responsible to come to bring either happiness or success or whatever.
— Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
It is your karma to fight evil. It doesn’t matter if the people that evil is being committed against don’t fight back. It doesn’t matter if the entire world chooses to look the other way. Always remember this. You don’t live with the consequences of other people’s karma. You live with the consequences of your own
— Amish Tripathi
Some day people will ask me what is the key to my success…and I will simply say, “good Karma”.
— K. Crumley
More Karma Quotes and Quotes about Karma
Your karma should be good, and everything else will follow. Your good karma will always win over your bad luck.
— Rohit Shetty
Regardless of what we do, our karma has no hold on us.
Karma is karma. Karma is in life. You do the wrong things, you get the wrong things out of it.
— Antonio Brown
Karma is intertwined in the fabric of our life, and training ourselves to be aware of this can transform how we live. We become more mindful and thoughtful, making choices with care, understanding that our past actions, present experiences, and future circumstances originate in our minds.
— Thubten Chodron
Most times, how you treat your children is how they grow up to treat you.
— Terry Mark
I try to live with the idea that karma is a very real thing. So I put out what I want to get back.
— Megan Fox
I want revenge, but I don’t want to screw up my karma.
— Susan Colasanti
When the action comes out of nothing it creates no karma.
My actions are my only true belongings. I cannot escape the consequences of my actions. My actions are the ground upon which I stand.
— Thich Nhat Hanh
The results of karma, whether good or bad, may not manifest right away. In may happen in the same lifetime or in a future life. We may even receive both positive and negative reactions at the same time.
— Benjawan Poomsan
Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.
Karma bides it’s time. You will always have to watch out. Karma is unforgiving and always gets payback.
— Benjamin Bayani
Karma is only in space time and causality. Your real self resides non-locally.
— Deepak Chopra
Do not hate anybody. The hatred which comes out from you will someday come back to you. Love others. And love will come back to you.
Great Karma additionally interprets into great well being. At the point when an individual has a cheerful and delighted viewpoint in life, this will just add to the wellbeing of his or her wellbeing condition.
— Emma Robertson
If karma doesn’t catch up, God will surely pick up the slack.
— Anthony Liccione
So never rule out retribution. But never expect it.
— Vera Nazarian
I heard that karma is vengeful and is also a light sleeper.
— Rudy Francisco
Ancestral karma is not something that is permanently ingrained; with conscientious effort it can be modified and healed. It only requires you to be proactive and intentional in your efforts to heal.
— Dr. Steven Farmer
I had a rule that I had to go to bed before the sun came up. So I used to look up the sunrise times because I thought it would be bad karma to be going to bed as dawn was arriving.
— Eric Schmidt
When you truly understand karma, then you realize you are responsible for everything in your life.
— Keanu Reeves
One’s own karma, one’s own actions are responsible to come to bring either happiness or success or whatever.
— Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Karma is a cruel mistress.
— Kelley York
For the innocent, the past may hold a reward. But for the treacherous, it’s only a matter of time before the past delivers what they truly deserve.
— Kevin McCarty
As long as karma exists, the world changes. There will always be karma to be taken care of.
— Nina Hagen
You have to be very careful when involving yourself with someone else’s karma.
— Brownell Landrum
You win some, you lose some, let Karma takes its course.
— Cocoy McCoy