9. Our different occupations

Earth speaks untiringly.
Heaven dreams ceaselessly.
The seeker in mankind seeks rarely.
The lover in mankind fails miserably.
God pilots unconditionally.
And I sleep in ignorance eternally.

From: Sri Chinmoy, The Golden Boat, part 16 - , Agni Press, 1974
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