It is our psychic promises
That are eventually fulfilled.
Our mental promises,
Emotional promises
And all other promises
Quite often are not fulfilled.
Because they do not have
The necessary perseverance,
Their way of seeing the truth
Is not clear
And their goal itself
Is unclear.

From: Sri Chinmoy, Twenty-Seven Thousand Aspiration-Plants, part 158 - , Agni Press, 1991
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