LoveLord, what is animal love?
Animal love is brute instinct.
Lord, what is human love?
Human love is striking disappointment.
Lord, what is divine love?
Divine love is an illumining experience.
Lord, what is transcendental Love?
Ah, that is My Love.
My fulfilled universal Oneness.
Sri Chinmoy, Beyond Within — A collection of writings 1964-1974, Agni Press, 1975