301. His knowledge and his understanding

He knows everything.
He knows everything
  And understands nothing.

He understands everything.
He understands everything
  And knows nothing.

To be in the world of the soul
  Is to know everything.
To be in the world of the mind
  Is to understand nothing.

To be in the world of the vital
  Is to understand everything.
To be in the world of the body
  Is to know nothing.

302. Nobody’s business

Nobody’s business
  Is everybody’s necessity.

Nobody’s business
  Is everybody’s duty.

Nobody’s business
  Is everybody’s depth of realisation.

Nobody’s business
  Is everybody’s sense of universal perfection.

303. Two different things

Love is one thing,
  Possession is another.

Possession is one thing,
  Happiness is another.

Happiness is one thing,
  Accomplishment is another.

Accomplishment is one thing,
  Perfection is another.

304. I can’t follow

I can’t follow God
  Because
He wants, instead, to follow me most faithfully.

I follow man
  Because
He wants to lead me constantly.

Staying behind,
  God inspires me
To reach my sun-world.

Staying ahead,
  Man instigates me
To ignore my aspiration-world.

305. When I live

When I live in the vital world
  I find it easier to break than to build.

When I live in the physical world
  I find it easier to sleep than to work.

When I live in the mental world
  I find it easier to doubt and suspect
   Than to love and embrace.

When I live in the psychic world
  I find it easier to build than to break,
  I find it easier to work than to sleep,
  I find it easier to love and embrace
   Than to doubt and suspect.

  Unlike in other worlds,
In my psychic world
  I want what I need,
  I get what I want.

306. When

When I smile,
  I make everything out of nothing.
When I love,
  I make everything out of nothing.
When I offer,
  I make everything out of nothing.
     But
When I hesitate to smile,
  I make nothing out of everything.
When I delay in loving,
  I make nothing out of everything.
When I calculate in my offering,
  I make nothing out of everything.

307. God depends on you

God’s arrival-appearance
  Entirely
Depends upon your divine audacity
  And
Divine tenacity.
Claim Him as your unconditional slave;
He will be exceedingly pleased.
Stick to your realisation and assertion;
He will offer His Heart-Crown to you.

308. She and he count differently

She counts God’s Blessings.
   Therefore
  She is happy.

He counts his failings.
   Therefore
  He is unhappy.

She counts devotedly God’s divine approvals.
   Therefore
  She is happy.

He counts greedily his achievements only.
   Therefore
  He is unhappy.

309. He is great

  He is hopelessly great.
In the vital world
  He pushes the door marked Pull,
In the mental world
  He pulls the door marked Push.
In the psychic world
  He neither pulls nor pushes
But waits for the hour to strike.
  He knows that at the choice hour
God Himself will open
  The door for him
     Quietly,
     Proudly,
     Unconditionally.

310. Death and God

Only two persons
  On earth and in Heaven
Do not contradict.

  These are Death and God.

Death-hush knows not
  How to contradict.
God-Wisdom feels
  It is not worthwhile to contradict.

311. She and he

She is very rich
  Because
She always gives,
She always gives.

He is very poor
  Because
He always needs,
He always needs.

She is always beautiful.
She is always beautiful
  Because
Her surrender divine
Drinks the Beauty of God.

He is always ugly.
He is always ugly
  Because
His undivine autocracy devours
   the freedom of man.

312. Do you need?

Do you need peace of mind?
Then think that the world does not need you.

Do you need peace of mind?
Then feel that the world
Is not nearly as useless as you think.

Do you need peace of mind?
Then see that you do not make
The same mistakes
That the world quite often makes.

313. When he is

When he is in the soul
He speaks nothing.
He quietly listens,
He cheerfully agrees.

When he is in the heart
He speaks very little.
He tries to listen,
He tries to agree.

When he is in the mind
He speaks constantly.
He never listens,
He totally disagrees.

314. When I

When I imitate God
  To please Him,
He feels quite uneasy.

When I love God
  To please Him,
He feels quite uneasy.

When I serve God
  To please Him,
He feels quite uneasy.

When I become another God
  To please Him,
He feels divinely happy;
He feels supremely fulfilled.