84. My lying, sitting and standing

Before I stand
I sit.
Before I sit
I lie.
Why? Why?

I love my lying
Because
It gives me complete satisfaction.

I admire my sitting
Because
It gives me immeasurable confidence.

I appreciate my standing
Because
It gives me the greatest competence.

Sri Chinmoy, The Wings of Light, part 2.First published by Agni Press in 1974.

This is the 78th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.

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