Why is surrender so great?

Why is surrender so great?

Surrender is great
Because it accepts
  Cheerfully
What it does not understand
  Remotely.

Also,
It does not care to understand
  Vaguely
anything whatsoever.
It only believes and obeys,
    And
Obeys and believes.

Surrender is by far the greatest
 Because it alone is the glowing ascent
 Of the aspiring heart
    And
 The proud descent
 Of the Absolute.

Sri Chinmoy, Surrender's unlimited power.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 176th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.

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