97. What is worse, what is better?

What is worse than a donkey?
Two donkeys.
What is better than a seeker?
Two seekers.
What is worse than the worst enemy?
Two enemies.
What is better than the best friend?
Two friends.

Two donkeys:
Doubt and Jealousy.
Two seekers:
Sincerity and Purity.
Two enemies:
Pride and Fear.
Two friends:
Faith and Courage.
Sri Chinmoy, The Wings of Light, part 2, Aum Press, Puerto Rico, 1974