152. Dying in nothingness

Lying in the sun
May warm your body,
But it will not elevate your life.

Crying in the night
May console your heart,
But it will not accelerate
The progress of your soul.

I assure you,
Dying in nothingness
May fascinate others' eyes,
But it will not fulfil your Goal.
Sri Chinmoy, Cilj je postignut, Sri Chinmoy Centre, New York, 1974