Religion is the science of the soul, the science of consciousness, the science which reveals to us who we are, what is our nature, who is God and our relationship with Him.
Consultation with the Supersoul seated within everyone's heart is possible only when one is completely free from the contamination of material attachment.
Loving devotional service to the Lord begins with hearing about the Lord.
Srimad Bhagavatam 1.7.7,
The clear understanding is this: sanatana dharma (activities of the pure spirit soul, devotional service to Lord Krishna) and varnasrama dharma (activities of the conditioned soul through the four varnas and the four asramas) go hand in hand, or as Srila Prabhupada so brilliantly states above “the one without the other has no meaning.”
Detached branches and leaves dry up gradually despite all watering attempts. Similarly, human society, when it is detached from the Personality of Godhead like detached branches and leaves, is not capable of being watered, and one attempting to do so is simply wasting his energy and resources.
Srimad Bhagavatam 1.1.4,
Nothing is impossible for the Supreme Lord, but all His actions are wonderful for us, and thus He is always beyond the range of our conceivable limits.
Srimad Bhagavatam 1.8.16,
Tapasya means to act according to the responsible occupation we may have in life but to never perform any activity unfavorable for spiritual advancement.
One will develop ruchi (liking) for chanting of the holy names, when one has compassion for each and every living being.
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