6476. Inner wounds


In the outer life

If you do not eat for two days,

Nothing serious will happen to you.

But in the inner life

If you do not aspire for even one day,

All the world’s hostile forces

Can attack you,

And your inner wounds may linger

For many days.


From:Sri Chinmoy,Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, part 65, Agni Press, 1983
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