Zoroaster, also renowned as Ashu Zarathushtra, Zarathushtra, and Zarathushtra Spitama, was a pre-eminent ancient Iranian-speaking prophet who is credited with starting a new movement that lead to the development of a new religion called ‘Zoroastrianism.' This movement inaugurated by him eventually became the dominant religion in Ancient Persia. The exact birthplace of Zoroaster is not known but, he lived in the eastern part of the Iranian Plateau and was a native speaker of Old Avestan. He earned the displeasure of the powerful priestly community as he rose to criticize many religious practises that were prevalent in his time. We bring to you a compilation of popular quotes and sayings by Zoroaster, the man who is considered to be one the most celebrated Prophets and who helped in raising mankind to new heights. Let us browse through the quotes and thoughts by Zoroaster that hold pearls of wisdom.
He who abhors and shuns the light of the Sun,He who refuses to behold with respect the living creation of God,He who leads the good to wickedness,He who makes the meadows waterless and the pastures desolate,He who lets fly his weapon against the innocent,An enemy of my faith, a destroyer of Thy principles is he, O Lord!
Your good thoughts, good words and good deeds alone will be your intercessors. Nothing more will be wanted. They alone will serve you as a safe pilot to the harbour of Heaven, as a safe guide to the gates of paradise.