By the grace of the spiritual master the cloud of the mercy of the Personality of Godhead is brought in, and then only, when the rains of Krishna consciousness fall, can the fire of material existence be extinguished.
Srimad Bhagavatam 3.21.17,
"Accept Krishna as your friend. You will be happy." This is the message of Krishna Consciousness.
Civilization and Transcendence,
There is no question of darkness where there is light and Krishna Consciousness is the light that dispels the darkness of material sense enjoyment.
Lecture, Ratha-yatra-San Francisco, June 27, 1971,
There is no question of darkness where there is light and Krishna consciousness is light that dispels the darkness of material sense enjoyment.
Srila Prabhupada in his book Teaching of Lord Chaitanya
The process (of Krishna Consciousness) works; but we have to take the medicine properly. Problems start when we give up the process.
This chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra is enacted from the spiritual platform and thus this sound vibration surpasses all lower strata of consciouness – namely sensual, mental and intellectual.
Krishna Consciousness The Topmost Yoga System,