Who is your best friend?
Not he who tells you
That he will give you everything
That he has and he is,
But he who has sown the aspiration-seed
Inside the very depth of your heart.
Sri Chinmoy, Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 30. First published by Agni Press in 1982.
This is the 482nd book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.