23. To become

To enjoy is
 To obey.

To obey is
 To shine.

To shine is
 To become.

To become is
 To transform
  The animal in us,
 To elevate
  The human in us,
 To fulfil
  The divine in us.

Sri Chinmoy, The Golden Boat, part 5.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 101st book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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