We suffer
When there is an outer catastrophe.
But do we really care
About our inner catastrophes:
Fear, doubt and anxiety?
Our inner catastrophes
At every moment
Are not only haunting us
But destroying our inner life-breath.

Sri Chinmoy, Twenty-Seven Thousand Aspiration-Plants, part 158.First published by Agni Press in 1991.

This is the 807th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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