Within, only peaceMany foes have I without;
Within, only Peace.
The outer world has turned me mad.
The inner world has smashed the mountain of my errors.
The outer world, coming near me, has opened the door of destruction.
In my inner world, the ever-beautiful, the eternal Infinite, is dancing.
Sri Chinmoy, Beyond Within — A collection of writings 1964-1974, Agni Press, 1975