662. Silence

What you can do:
You can criticise silence,
You can ignore silence.

What you cannot do:
You cannot sit even one fleeting minute
In silence.

Yet one day
It is you and you alone
Who will marry silence
And become inseparably one
With silence-sky.

Sri Chinmoy, The Wings of Light, part 14.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 90th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.


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