936. When I do not fail


I struggle with myself,

And I fail.

I surrender in the battlefield of life,

And I fail.

Do you know when I

Do not fail?

I do not fail only when

My heart cries

For my self-transcendence

And my soul smiles

At my self-immanence.


From:Sri Chinmoy,The Wings of Light, part 19, Agni Press, 1974
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