595. God and I

God is a good example.
Therefore,
He needs no sermon.

I am a bad example.
Therefore,
I carry long sermons with me.

God works.
He finds
That it is not necessary to speak.

I speak,
Ignoring the fact
That I have to work.

Sri Chinmoy, The Dance of Life, part 12.First published by Agni Press in 1973.

This is the 43rd book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.

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