Yoga Sūtra Chapter One verse 29
ततः प्रत्यक्चेतनाधिगमोऽप्यन्तरायाभवश्च ॥२९॥
tataḥ pratyak-cetanā-adhigamaḥ-api-antarāya-abhāvaḥ ca ||29||
From that turning inwards consciousness is attained
and also the non-appearance of the interventions.
Commentaries and ReflectionsT Krishnamacharya:TKV Desikachar:
The more you try to know Īśvara,
the more you come to know your self.
If you don’t know yourself how can you think of something which is more than you or higher than you?Paul Harvey:
From that turning inwards,
awareness is attained
and the non-appearance of the interventions.