The Lesson Supreme

I barter my aspiration-cry

With humanity’s indifference-sky.

Why am I such a fool?

Indeed, this is the lesson supreme

I have learned in my Lord’s

Compassion-Forgiveness-Perfection-

Satisfaction-School.

- Sri Chinmoy

Excerpt from: Ten Thousand Flower-Flames, Part 1 by Sri Chinmoy, Copyright (c) 1900 by Sri Chinmoy – All rights reserved