Whatever is to be learned of the teachings of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura can be learned from our books. There is no need whatsoever for any outside instruction.
Letter to Gurukrpa and Yasoda nandana – Los Angeles December 25, 1973
Paramahaàsa: Practically speaking, Çréla Prabhupäda, you are giving us the essence of all the previous äcäryas’ books in your books.
Prabhupäda: Yes. Yes.
Morning Walk – May 13, 1975, Perth
If my students cannot even read my own books thoroughly, why they should read others? I have given you TLC, what need is there to read Caitanya Caritamrta translated by someone else. You are right to stop such reading.
Letter to Sri Govinda – Jaipur, January 20, 1972