7904. You Want To Change The World

You want to change the world.
The world wants to change you.
Neither of you succeed
Or will ever succeed
Unless you invoke
A third party, God,
To transform both of you.

From: Sri Chinmoy, Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, part 80 - , Agni Press, 1983
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