462. A zero and a hero

I am a zero.
I pray to God.

I am a hero.
I take care of man.

When I am in the body,
I represent the nothingness
Of a zero.

When I am in the soul,
I represent the Treasure
Of Eternity.
Sri Chinmoy, The Dance of Life, part 10, Aum Press, Puerto Rico, 1973